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

18th Missouri Infantry

Miller's Brigade - Prentiss' Division

— Army of the Tennessee —

 
 
18th Missouri Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. 18th Missouri Infantry Marker
Inscription.  
U. S.
18th Missouri Infantry,
Miller's (2d) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

This regiment was engaged here from 7.30 a.m. to 8.30 a.m. April 6, 1862. It then fell back to its camp.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 226.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1862.
 
Location. 35° 7.314′ N, 88° 20.413′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Eastern Corinth Road, 0.2 miles south of Peabody Road, on the left when traveling south. 170 yards east of road in Spain's Field. 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. A different marker also named 18th Missouri Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hickenlooper's Battery (about 400 feet away); 61st Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); Gladden's Brigade (about 400 feet away);
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Camp of 18th Missouri Infantry (about 500 feet away); Brig. Gen. Adley H. Gladden (about 500 feet away); Munch's Battery (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named 61st Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
18th Missouri Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. 18th Missouri Infantry Marker
Looking south.
18th Missouri Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
3. 18th Missouri Infantry Marker
Looking east in Spain Field. Marker visible in center.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 519 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 28, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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