Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Breckinridge's Reserve Corps
—Army of the Mississippi —
Statham's (3d) Brigade,
15th Miss., 22d Miss., 19th Tenn., 28th Tenn., 45th Tenn.,
Rutledge's Tennessee Battery,
Breckinridge's Reserve Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.
This Brigade became engaged here about 12.30 p.m. April 6, 1862. It advanced across the field to north east corner about 2.30 p.m. The 19th Tenn. was detached to lick creek in the morning. It returned about 2 o'clock and joined Stephens' Brigade in charge across this field.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 461.)
Location. 35° 7.698′ N, 88° 19.975′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located on the south of the Peach Orchard 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. Venable's Tenn. Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Johnson's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Bruce's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Williams' Brigade Stephens' Brigade (about 400 feet away); Harper's Mississippi Battery (about 500 feet away); Texas (about 600 feet away); Camp of 1st and 2nd Battalions, 11th Illinois Cavalry (about 600 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 13, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 507 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 13, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.