Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Battery C, 1st Missouri Light Artillery - Hurlbut's Division
— Army of the Tennessee —
"C" 1st Mo. Lt. Arty., Hurlbut's (4th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This battery, of four guns, was engaged here from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 6, 1862.
It left one disabled gun and two caissons here and retired to Wicker Field.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 166.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 35° 7.882′ N, 88° 19.964′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the left when traveling north. Located at stop 13, the peach orchard, of 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. 28th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 32d Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 61st Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Peach Orchard 2nd Iowa Infantry (about 500 feet away); Ross' Battery (about 500 feet away); Willard's Battery (about 500 feet away); 3rd Iowa Infantry (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 31, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 828 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 31, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.