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

Thayer's Brigade

L. Wallace's Division

 

— Army of the Tennessee —

 
Thayer's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. Thayer's Brigade Marker
Inscription.  
U.S.
Army of the Tennessee.
Thayer's (2d) Brigade,
1st Nebraska, 23rd Indiana,
58th Ohio,
L. Wallace's (3d) Division.
This brigade was engaged here from about 10 a.m. to 12 m. April 7, 1862. It then advanced through the Crescent Field.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 119.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 35° 8.871′ N, 88° 21.178′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Picnic Area Loop 0.2 miles west of State Highway 22, on the left when traveling west. Located 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. Smith's Brigade (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); 6th and 9th Tennessee Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 22nd Alabama Infantry - 1st Louisiana Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 33rd Tennessee Infantry (approx. ¼
Thayer's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. Thayer's Brigade Marker
Looking west on Picnic Area Loop.
mile away); Russell's Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); Thurber's Battery (approx. ¼ mile away); Whittlesey's Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); 54th Ohio Infantry - 55th Illinois Infantry (approx. ¼ mile 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 December 5, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 303 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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