Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
24th Kentucky Infantry
Wagner's Brigade - Wood's Division
— Army of the Ohio —
Army of the Ohio.
24th Kentucky Infantry,
Wagner's (21st) Brigade,
Wood's (6th) Division.
This regiment arrived on the field "Monday April 7, 1862 in time to participate in the winding up of the battle". It was slightly engaged here at about 2.30 p.m.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 297.)
Location. 35° 8.008′ N, 88° 20.75′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road 0.4 miles east of Sherman Road, on the right when traveling east. Located in Shiloh National Military Park. Touch for map. 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. 49th Illinois Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Camp of 49th Illinois Infantry (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); 40th Indiana Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 57th Indiana Infantry 15th Indiana Infantry (about 400 feet away); Veatch's Brigade (about 500 feet away); Camp of 43rd Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away); 7th Iowa Infantry (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
More. Search the internet for 24th Kentucky Infantry.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 617 times since then and 18 times this year. Last updated on March 20, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 14, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.