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

16th Alabama, 55th Tennessee

Wood's Brigade - Hardee's Corps

— Army of the Mississippi —

 
 
16th Alabama, 55th Tennessee Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. 16th Alabama, 55th Tennessee Marker
Inscription.  
C. S.
16th Alabama, 55th Tennessee,
Wood's (3d) Brigade, Hardee's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

These regiments were engaged here at 11.30 a.m. April 6, 1862 in connection with Shaver's Brigade.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 442.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1960.
 
Location. 35° 8.05′ N, 88° 20.467′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Hamburg-Purdy Road and Eastern Corinth Road, on the left when traveling south. 500 yards north of the intersection, to the east of Ruggles' line. 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. Shaver's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Byrne's Mississippi Battery (about 300 feet away); Hubbard's Arkansas Battery (about 300 feet away); Trabue's Kentucky Battery (about 400
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feet away); Swett's Mississippi Battery (about 400 feet away); Trigg's Arkansas Battery (about 400 feet away); Statham's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Smith's Mississippi Battery (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
16th Alabama, 55th Tennessee Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. 16th Alabama, 55th Tennessee Marker
Looking east.
16th Alabama, 55th Tennessee Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
3. 16th Alabama, 55th Tennessee Marker
Marker as seen from Ruggle's line, looking east.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 11, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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