Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Harper's Mississippi Battery
Wood's Brigade - Hardee's Corps
— Army of the Mississippi —
Army of the Mississippi.
Harper's Miss. Battery,
Wood's (3d) Brigade,
This Battery, known also as Jefferson Artillery, was in action here from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 7, 1862. It lost one gun captured by the enemy.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 447.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1773.
Location. 35° 7.885′ N, 88° 20.43′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamburg-Purdy Road and Eastern Corinth Road, on the left when traveling east on Hamburg-Purdy Road. Located near Barnes Field in 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. Gibson's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Boyle's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Wisconsin Infantry 13th Arkansas Infantry (about 400 feet away); Terrill's Battery (about 400 feet away); 13th Iowa Infantry (about 500 feet away); Bowen's Brigade (about 500 feet away). 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 October 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 602 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.