Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
— Army of the Tennessee —
5th Ohio Lt. Art., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This battery, with 6 guns, went into action here at 7.30 a.m. April 6, 1862. At 9 a.m. it retired to the Hornets' Nest, leaving two of its guns on the field.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 236.)
Location. 35° 7.366′ N, 88° 20.449′ 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. 120 yards northeast of Gladden monument 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. 18th Missouri Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of 18th Missouri Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Munch's Battery (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named 18th Missouri Infantry (about 400 feet away); Gladden's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Brig. Gen. Adley H. Gladden (about 400 feet away); 16th Wisconsin Infantry (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named 16th Wisconsin Infantry (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: War, US Civil
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 29, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.