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Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Wood's Brigade

Hardee's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Wood's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. Wood's Brigade Marker
Inscription.
C. S.
Wood's (3d) Brigade,
9th and 8th Ark., 27th Tenn., 16th Ala., 44th and 55th Tenn., 3d Miss.,
Hardee's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

From this position, Wood's Brigade, with its regiments in order from left to right as above, charged and captured Burrows' Battery of six guns at 11 a.m., April 6, 1862. The center of the brigade, 16th Ala. and 27th Tenn., came directly upon the battery.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 440.)
 
Location. 35° 8.133′ N, 88° 20.948′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road 0.2 miles east of Sherman Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 49th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Ohio Battery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 77th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 500 feet away); Burrow's Battery (about 600 feet away); 15th Ohio Infantry
Wood's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. Wood's Brigade Marker
Looking north toward Water Oaks Pond.
(about 600 feet away); Bouton's Battery (about 700 feet away); 11th Illinois Infantry (about 700 feet away); Camp of 43rd Illinois Infantry (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Wood's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
3. Wood's Brigade Marker
Looking southeast along Hamburg-Purdy Road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 215 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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