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

Stephens’ Brigade

Cheatham's Division - Polks Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Stephens' (2d) Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 15, 2004
1. Stephens' (2d) Brigade Marker
Inscription.
C.S.
Stephen's (2d) Brigade,

7th Ky., 9th Tenn., 6th Tenn., Batt'n 1st Tenn.,
Smith's Mississippi Battery,
Cheatham's (2d) Div., Polk's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

This brigade with its regiments in order from left to right as above, and battery in rear, bivouacked at this place Saturday night, April 5, 1862. At about 7 A.M. Sunday morning the 1st Tenn. was detached to the right to guard a ford on Lick Creek. The remainder of the brigade moved forward along the Pittsburg Road and became engaged at Hornets' Nest.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 336.)
 
Location. 35° 6.358′ N, 88° 22.434′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Tennessee Route 22, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johnston's Last Bivouac (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Russell's Brigade (about 600 feet away); Fallen Timbers (approx. 1.1 miles away); 3rd Mississippi Infantry Battalion
Stephens' (2d) Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 15, 2004
2. Stephens' (2d) Brigade Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Cleburne's (2d) Brigade (approx. 1.3 miles away); 7th Arkansas and 2d Arkansas (approx. 1.3 miles away); 25th Missouri Infantry (approx. 1.3 miles away); 8th and 9th Arkansas Battalions (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. This page has been viewed 831 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 10, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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