Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
— Army of the Mississippi —
Trabue's (1st) Brigade,
Breckinridge's Reserve Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.
This brigade was engaged here at about 2.30 p.m. April 6, 1862. It advanced across Tilghman Creek and to the rear of the 3d Iowa camp where it was again engaged.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 469.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1965.
Location. 35° 8.583′ N, 88° 20.8′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Sherman Road, 0.3 miles south of Cavalry Road, on the left when traveling south. 220 yards east of road 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. 11th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of 20th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp of 11th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); Veatch's Brigade Cleburne's Brigade (about 500 feet away); Gibson's Brigade (about 600 feet away); 22nd Tennessee, 11th Louisiana (about 600 feet away); Anderson's Brigade (about 700 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 368 times since then and 31 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.