Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Washington (La.) Artillery
Anderson's Brigade - Ruggles Division
—Army of the Mississippi —
Army of the Mississippi.
Washington (La.) Artillery,
Anderson's (2d) Brigade, Ruggles' (1st) Division,
This battery was engaged here April 7, 1862. Three of its guns were captured at 11 a.m., but were soon after recovered. The battery was disabled and obliged to retire with the loss of three caissons, a battery wagon, and forge.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 363.)
Location. 35° 7.806′ N, 88° 20.303′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in Davis' Wheat 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. Crescent (La.) Regiment (a few steps from this marker); Smith's Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Crescent Regiment (within shouting distance of 19th Louisiana Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Terrill's Battery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 13th Arkansas Infantry (about 400 feet away); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry (about 600 feet away); Gibson's Brigade (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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