Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Battery H, 5th U.S. Artillery - McCook's Division
— Army of the Ohio —
Army of the Ohio.
"H" 5th United States Artillery,
McCook's (2d) Division.
This battery was engaged here from 10 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. April 7, 1862.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 265.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1862.
Location. 35° 8.036′ N, 88° 19.893′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the right when traveling north. Located at stop 14, the bloody pond, 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. Willard's Battery (a few steps from this marker); Bruce's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Batteries H and M, 4th U.S. Artillery / Battery H, 5th U.S. Artillery (a few steps from this marker); 16th Wisconsin Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Bloody Pond28th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 12th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 6th Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 790 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.