Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
21st Missouri Infantry
Peabody's Brigade - Prentiss' Division
— Army of the Tennessee —
21st Missouri Infantry,
Peabody's (1st) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This regiment was engaged here from 7:30 A.M. to 8:30 A.M. April 6, 1862 and then fell back to camp.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 218.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 35° 7.431′ N, 88° 20.731′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Peabody Road, on the right when traveling east. Located on a walking trail south of the road, near stop 10 (The Union Camps) on the driving tour of 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. Shaver's Brigade (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named 21st Missouri Infantry (about 600 feet away); 12th Michigan Infantry (about 700 feet away); Harper's Mississippi Battery (about 700 feet away); Swett's Mississippi Battery (about 800 feet away); 16th Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named 16th Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp of 16th Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . . 21st Missouri. A history of the regiment. (Submitted on November 15, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. This page has been viewed 912 times since then and 13 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on November 14, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.