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Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

14th Wisconsin Infantry

Unassigned

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
14th Wisconsin Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 14th Wisconsin Infantry Tablet
Colonel David E. Wood commanded the regiment at the battle.
Inscription.
U.S.
Army of the Tennessee.
14th Wisconsin Infantry,
- Unassigned -

This Regiment, attached temporarily to the 14th Brigade, Army of the Ohio, was engaged here from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. April 7, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 257.)
 
Location. 35° 7.936′ N, 88° 20.4′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Eastern Corinth Road and Hamburg-Purdy Road on Eastern Corinth Road. Touch for map. Located north of 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. Harper's Mississippi Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bowen's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Gibson's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Boyle's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Bate's 2nd Tennessee Infantry (about 500 feet away); Smith's Mississippi Battery (about 500 feet away); 13th Arkansas Infantry (about 600 feet away); 13th Iowa Infantry (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Also see . . .
1. 14th Wisconsin Infantry
14th Wisconsin Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. 14th Wisconsin Infantry Tablet
. Brief history of the regiment and some articles of note. (Submitted on October 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Battle Flags of the 14th Wisconsin. One of the flags displayed was carried at the Battle of Corinth, later in 1862. It is likely that flag was present at Shiloh. Color Sergeant Dennis J.F. Murphy earned the Medal of Honor protecting the flag. (Submitted on October 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 537 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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