Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
L. Wallace's Division
— Army of the Tennessee —
Army of the Tennessee.
Thayer's (2d) Brigade,
1st Nebraska, 23d Indiana,
L. Wallace's (3d) Division.
This brigade occupied this position at about 10 a.m. April 7, 1862. It then moved to the front and then by the right flank 1/2 mile to west end of Sowell Field.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 293.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1828.
Location. 35° 9.083′ N, 88° 20.8′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 22, 0.6 miles south of Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling south. 75 yards north of highway on a trail in the woods. 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. Oglesby-Hare HQ Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morgan's Cavalry (about 300 feet away); 38th TN, 18th LA, Orleans Guard, 16th LA (about Whittlesey's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Thurber's Battery (about 500 feet away); 14th Missouri Infantry (about 500 feet away); Thompson's Battery (about 600 feet away); Camp of 8th Illinois Infantry (about 600 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 May 14, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 520 times since then and 116 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 14, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.