Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Battery H, 5th U.S. Artillery - McCook's Division
—Army of the Ohio —
Army of the Ohio.
"H" 5th U.S. Artillery,
McCook's (2d) Division.
This battery was engaged here from 2 p.m. to the close of the action of April 7, 1862.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 291.)
Location. 35° 7.837′ N, 88° 20.367′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamburg-Purdy Road and Eastern Corinth Road, on the right when traveling east on Hamburg-Purdy Road. Touch for map. Located between Davis' Wheat Field and Barnes 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. 13th Arkansas Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Gibson's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Smith's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington (La.) Artillery (about 400 feet away); Crescent (La.) Regiment Harper's Mississippi Battery (about 400 feet away); Crescent Regiment (about 500 feet 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 September 7, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 760 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 7, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.