Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Harper's Mississippi Battery
Wood's Brigade - Hardee's Corps
—Army of the Mississippi —
Army of the Mississippi.
Harper's Miss. Battery,
Wood's (3d) Brigade,
This Battery, known also as Jefferson Artillery, was in action here from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 7, 1862. It lost one gun captured by the enemy.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 447.)
Location. 35° 7.885′ N, 88° 20.43′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamburg-Purdy Road and Eastern Corinth Road, on the left when traveling east on Hamburg-Purdy Road. Touch for map. Located near 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. Gibson's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Boyle's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Wisconsin Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 13th Arkansas Infantry (about 400 feet away); Terrill's Battery 13th Iowa Infantry (about 500 feet away); Bowen's Brigade (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 October 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 437 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.