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Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

6th Mississippi and 23d Tennessee

Cleburne's Brigade - Hardee's Corps

 

— Army of the Mississippi —

 
6th Mississippi and 23d Tennessee Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 6th Mississippi and 23d Tennessee Tablet
Inscription.  
C.S.
6th Mississippi, 23d Tennessee,
Cleburne's (2d) Brigade, Hardee's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

About half of the 23d Tenn. and 60 of the 5th Miss. were engaged here at about noon April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 427.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 35° 8.291′ N, 88° 20.539′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling west. Located in Duncan Field at stop four, Ruggles Battery, 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. Byrne's Mississippi Battery (a few steps from this marker); 38th Tennessee Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Walker's (2nd) Tennessee Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Ruggles' Batteries (within shouting distance of this marker);
6th Mississippi and 23d Tennessee Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. 6th Mississippi and 23d Tennessee Tablet
Beyond this tablet is one for Bryne's Battery.
Ketchum's Alabama Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Trabue's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Ross (within shouting distance of this marker); Crescent (La.) Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Also see . . .  6th Mississippi and 23d Tennessee Tablet. Battlefield page on the tablet. (Submitted on July 17, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 861 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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