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

38th Tennessee Infantry

Pond's Brigade - Ruggles' Division - Bragg's Corps

 

— Army of the Mississippi —

 
38th Tennessee Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 38th Tennessee Infantry Tablet
The Regiment was commanded by Colonel Robert F. Looney.
Inscription.  
C.S.
38th Tennessee Infantry,
Pond's (3d) Brig., Ruggles' (1st) Div., Bragg's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

This Regiment came into position here about 5.30 p.m. April 6, 1862 and assisted in capture of 12th Iowa, Colonel Looney receiving the sword of Captain Edgington.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 370.)
 
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° 8.49′ N, 88° 20.151′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling south. Located in Stacey Field at 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. Camp of 3d Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Rousseau's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 33d Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 15th Michigan Infantry
38th Tennessee Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. 38th Tennessee Infantry Tablet
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(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 5th Tennessee Infantry (about 500 feet away); Confederate Memorial (about 500 feet away); Defeated Victory (about 500 feet away); Surrender in the Thicket (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 9, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 822 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 9, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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Sep. 30, 2022