Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
71st Ohio Infantry
Stuart's Brigade - Sherman's Division
— Army of the Tennessee —
Col. Rodney Mason
Army of the
This Regiment formed line of battle here at 11 a.m., April 6, 1862, but was soon driven back to the ravine in the rear. Lt. Col. Barton S. Kyle was killed while attempting to rally the Regiment.
Its loss was 1 officer and 13 men killed, 44 men wounded, 1 officer and 50 men missing. Total 109.
Erected by State of Ohio.
Location. 35° 7.719′ N, 88° 19.56′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Federal Road, on the right when traveling west. Located at tour stop 11 (the Field Hospital) on the driving tour of Shiloh National Military Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stuart (within shouting distance of this marker); Field Hospital (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named 71st Ohio Infantry Jackson's Brigade (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gage's Alabama Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chalmers' Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); 55th Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named 55th Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Also see . . . 71st Ohio Infantry. Resource page for the regiment. (Submitted on September 19, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 686 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 19, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.