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 —
71st Ohio Infantry,
Stuart's (2d) Brig., Sherman's (5th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This Regiment formed here at 10 a.m. April 6, 1862. It was attacked by Jackson's Brigade and fell back behind Stuart's Headquarters.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 191.)
Location. 35° 7.681′ N, 88° 19.56′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Federal Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located at tour stop 11 (the Field Hospital) 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. Field Hospital (within shouting distance of this marker); Stuart (within shouting distance of this marker); Jackson's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named 71st Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Gage's Alabama Battery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); 55th Illinois Infantry Chalmers' Brigade (about 800 feet 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.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 494 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 20, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.