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

Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry

Peabody's Brigade - Prentiss’ Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry Tablet
Inscription.
U.S.
Camp of
25th Missouri Infantry,
Peabody's (1st) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, 3 companies 1 mile s.w. in attack upon Confederate pickets; others at s.e. corner of Rhea Field.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A 74.)
 
Location. 35° 7.622′ N, 88° 20.82′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Peabody Road and Reconnoitering Road, on the right when traveling east on Peabody Road. Click for map. Located at stop 10, "Invasion of the Union Camps," near the Peabody Memorial, on the driving tour of Shiloh National Military Park. 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. Invasion of the Union Camps (a few steps from this marker); 25th Missouri Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Everett Peabody (within shouting distance of this marker); 12th Michigan Infantry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); 21st Missouri Infantry
Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry Tablet
In the background is the Peabody Monument.
(approx. ¼ mile away); Wood's Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named 21st Missouri Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away); 12th Tennessee Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To follow the movements of the 25th Missouri Infantry at Shiloh, study the markers in the order shown. .
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 651 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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