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

Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry

Buckland's Brigade - Sherman's Division

— Army of the Tennessee —

 
 
Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry Marker
Inscription.  
U. S.
Camp of
72d Ohio Infantry,
Buckland's (4th) Brig., Sherman's (5th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, was 200 yards in front of this camp.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A67.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 6, 1900.
 
Location. 35° 8.104′ N, 88° 21.555′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Corinth Road, 0.3 miles south of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the right when traveling south. 450 yards west 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. Camp of 48th Ohio Infantry (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ohio 48th Infantry (about 700 feet away); Schwartz's Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battery B, 1st Illinois Light Artillery (approx. ¼ mile away); Army of the Mississippi
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(approx. ¼ mile away); Army of the Ohio (approx. ¼ mile away); Army of the Tennessee (approx. ¼ mile away); Follow, Not Go! (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry Marker
Looking east.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 15, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 432 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 15, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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