Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
22nd Tennessee Infantry
Russell's Brigade -- Clark's Division -- Polk's Corps
— Army of the Mississippi —
22d Tennessee Infantry,
Russell's (1st) Brig., Clark's (1st) Div., Polk's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.
This regiment was engaged here at 5:30 P.M. April 6, 1862 and was on duty here until after dark. It is claimed by Col. Russell that General Prentiss surrendered to members of this regiment.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 304.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1870.
Location. 35° 8.383′ N, 88° 20.133′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth Road, 0.3 miles south of Corinth-Pittsburg Road, on the right when traveling south. 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. 58th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Surrender in the Thicket (within shouting distance of this marker); 5th Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Defeated Victory Prentiss Surrender Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 23rd Missouri Infantry (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Confederate Memorial (about 300 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 March 30, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 553 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 30, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.