Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
21st Missouri Infantry
Peabody's Brigade - Prentiss’ Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
21st Missouri Infantry,
Peabody's (1st) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This regiment was engaged here from 8:30 to 9 A.M. April 6, 1862. It then retired to Prentiss' 3d position.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 219.)
Location. 35° 7.485′ N, 88° 20.622′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Peabody Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located near stop 10 (the Union Camps) on the driving tour 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. 16th Wisconsin Infantry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp of 16th Wisconsin Infantry (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named 21st Missouri Infantry (about 600 feet away); 12th Michigan Infantry (about 700 feet away); Swett's Mississippi Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named 16th Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Munch's Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Harper's Mississippi Battery (approx. 0.2 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 643 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on November 14, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.