Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
21st Missouri and Pickets
Peabody's Brigade - Prentiss’ Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
21st Missouri and pickets of
Peabody's (1st) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
Col. Moore, 21st Mo., was wounded. Capt. Saxe, 16th Wis., was killed. He was the first officer killed at Shiloh.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 216.)
Location. 35° 7.234′ N, 88° 21.333′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Reconnoitering Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located near Seay Field in 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. 8th and 9th Arkansas Battalions (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 7th Arkansas and 2d Arkansas (about 600 feet away); 25th Missouri Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 21st Missouri and pickets 7th Arkansas and 2d Arkansas (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Line of Defense (approx. 0.3 miles away); 3rd Mississippi Infantry Battalion (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named 25th Missouri Infantry (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . . 21st Missouri. A history of the Regiment. (Submitted on November 15, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 14, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. This page has been viewed 838 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 14, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.