Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Cheatham's Division - Polks Corps
— Army of the Mississippi —
Stephen's (2d) Brigade,
7th Ky., 9th Tenn., 6th Tenn., Batt'n 1st Tenn.,
Smith's Mississippi Battery,
Cheatham's (2d) Div., Polk's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.
This brigade with its regiments in order from left to right as above, and battery in rear, bivouacked at this place Saturday night, April 5, 1862. At about 7 A.M. Sunday morning the 1st Tenn. was detached to the right to guard a ford on Lick Creek. The remainder of the brigade moved forward along the Pittsburg Road and became engaged at Hornets' Nest.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 336.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 35° 6.358′ N, 88° 22.434′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Tennessee Route 22, on the left when traveling north. 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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johnston's Last Bivouac (about 500 feet away, measured Russell's Brigade (about 600 feet away); Fallen Timbers (approx. 1.1 miles away); 3rd Mississippi Infantry Battalion (approx. 1.2 miles away); Cleburne's (2d) Brigade (approx. 1.3 miles away); 7th Arkansas and 2d Arkansas (approx. 1.3 miles away); 25th Missouri Infantry (approx. 1.3 miles away); 8th and 9th Arkansas Battalions (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
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