Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Clark's Division - Polk's Corps
— Army of the Mississippi —
5th Tenn., 33d Tenn., 13th Ark.,
Stewart's (2d) Brig., Clark's (1st) Div., Polk's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi
These regiments were engaged here from about 11 A.M. to noon April 6, 1862.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 317.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 35° 8.342′ N, 88° 20.93′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Road Extension 0.2 miles east of Sherman Road, on the left when traveling west. Located in Shiloh National Military Park. The name of the road is unclear at this point. The road actually forks northwest from Corinth Road to go around Water Oaks Pond; it's one way, and is part of the Park tour. The marker is just past McClernand's headquarters on the left. 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. Rousseau's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Johnson's Brigade First Division, Army of the Tennessee (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); McClernand's Headquarters (about 300 feet away); Camp of 45th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away); 4th Tennessee Infantry (about 400 feet away); 15th Michigan Infantry (about 400 feet away); Washington (La.) Artillery (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 December 9, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 9, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.