Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
—Army of the Ohio —
Army of the Ohio.
Boyle's (11th) Brigade,
9th Kentucky, 13th Kentucky, 59th Ohio,
Crittenden's (5th) Division.
These regiments were engaged here from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. April 7, 1862. They then moved to the front and bivouacked in front of Prentiss' Camps.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 277.)
Location. 35° 7.896′ N, 88° 20.475′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located near Barnes Field in 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. Harper's Mississippi Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 13th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Bowen's Brigade (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gibson's Brigade (about 400 feet away); 14th Wisconsin Infantry (about 400 feet away); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry Smith's Mississippi Battery (about 500 feet away); 8th and 18th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . . Boyle's Brigade. Brief discussion of the actions of the Brigade. (Submitted on September 30, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 533 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 30, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on December 17, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri.