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

12th Michigan Infantry

Peabody's Brigade - Prentiss’ Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
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By Nick Kurtz, June 13, 2004
1. 12th Michigan Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
12th Michigan Infantry
Peabody's (1st) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This regiment was engaged here 30 minutes, until 9 A.M. April 6, 1862 and then fell back 3/4 mile to Sunken Road.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 211.)
 
Location. 35° 7.54′ N, 88° 20.756′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Peabody Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located on the morning battlefield area of Shiloh National Military Park. 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. Invasion of the Union Camps (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); 25th Missouri Infantry (about 600 feet away); Camp of 25th Missouri Infantry (about 600 feet away); Colonel Everett Peabody (about 700 feet away); 21st Missouri Infantry (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named 21st Missouri Infantry (about 700 feet away); Shaver's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named 12th Michigan Infantry (approx. ¼ mile 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 12, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. This page has been viewed 896 times since then and 38 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 12, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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