“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)

12th Michigan Infantry

Peabody's Brigade - Prentiss’ Division


—Army of the Tennessee —

12th Michigan Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 13, 2004
1. 12th Michigan Infantry Marker
12th Michigan Infantry
Peabody's (1st) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This regiment was engaged here from 7 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 210.)
Location. 35° 7.409′ N, 88° 20.939′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Reconnoitering Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located on a foot trail to the east of the road. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 25th Missouri Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Union Line of Defense (about 500 feet away); 7th Arkansas and 2d Arkansas (about 500 feet away); Shaver's Brigade (about 800 feet away); 21st Missouri Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wood's Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named 12th Michigan Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away); 21st Missouri and pickets (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. War, US Civil
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