Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
—Army of the Tennessee —
45th Ill., 48th Ill., 20th Ill., 11th Ill.,
Marsh's (2d) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
The three right regiments of this brigade reformed here at 11.30 a.m. April 6, 1862, and advance, fighting, 600 yards where they were joined by the 45th regiment. The brigade was then driven back slowly to this place where it was engaged until 2.30 p.m. When it retired to Hamburg Road.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 25.)
Location. 35° 8.738′ N, 88° 20.775′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Cavalry Road 0.1 miles east of Sherman Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. 0.1 mile south of Cavalry Road in Jones Field. Marker is screened from view from the road by a stand of trees extending into the field, in Shiloh National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 16th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 4th Tennessee Infantry Girardey's Georgia Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 11th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Shaver's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 15th Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away); Schwartz's Battery (about 300 feet away); 53rd Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . . Shiloh markers for the 45th Illinois Infantry. (Submitted on June 7, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 433 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 1, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.