Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
A Chance Union Patrol
— Shiloh National Military Park —
(caption) A short walk down the path ahead of you leads to Fraley Field where the battle began.
Erected by National Park
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 6, 1862.
Location. 35° 7.252′ N, 88° 21.427′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Corinth Road and Reconnoitering Road, on the right when traveling south on Corinth Road. 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. 8th and 9th Arkansas Battalions (within shouting distance of this marker); 25th Missouri Infantry (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 21st Missouri and Pickets (about 500 feet away); The Battle Begins (about 500 feet away); 7th Arkansas and 2d Arkansas (about 600 feet away); 3rd Mississippi Infantry Battalion (approx. ¼ mile away); 21st Missouri and pickets (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Attack (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . . Shiloh National Military Park. National Park Service (Submitted on October 17, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 17, 2021, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 56 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 17, 2021, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on October 19, 2021, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.