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

Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry

Peabody's Brigade - Prentiss' Division

 

— Army of the Tennessee —

 
Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry Tablet
Inscription.  
U.S.
Camp of
25th Missouri Infantry,
Peabody's (1st) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, 3 companies 1 mile s.w. in attack upon Confederate pickets; others at s.e. corner of Rhea Field.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A 74.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 6, 1869.
 
Location. 35° 7.622′ N, 88° 20.82′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Peabody Road and Reconnoitering Road, on the right when traveling east on Peabody Road. Located at stop 10, "Invasion of the Union Camps," near the Peabody Memorial, on the driving tour of Shiloh National Military Park. 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. Invasion of the Union Camps (a few steps from this marker); 25th Missouri Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Hungry Soldiers and Souvenirs
Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry Tablet
In the background is the Peabody Monument.
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Vision for Victory (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Everett Peabody (within shouting distance of this marker); 12th Michigan Infantry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); 21st Missouri Infantry (approx. Ό mile away); Wood's Brigade (approx. Ό mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To follow the movements of the 25th Missouri Infantry at Shiloh, study the markers in the order shown. .
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 31, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 780 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on June 8, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 31, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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Sep. 28, 2022