Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Confederate Burial Trench #2
in the Trenches
Erected by Tenn. Division
Erected by United Daughters of the Confederacy. (Marker Number M022.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1935.
Location. 35° 8.517′ N, 88° 21.033′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Sherman Road and Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Extension Road, on the right when traveling south. 200 yards northwest of junction of McClernand Road and Sherman road on trail in woods, 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. Shiloh’s Casualties (a few steps from this marker); 13th Missouri Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 6th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named 6th Iowa Infantry17th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 43rd Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); 40th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); 81st Ohio Infantry (about 400 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 12, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 850 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 12, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.