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

15th Michigan Infantry

Unassigned

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
15th Michigan Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 15th Michigan Infantry Tablet
Inscription.
U.S.
Army of the Tennessee.
(15th) Michigan Infantry,
- Unassigned -

This Regiment, attached temporarily to Rousseau's (4th) Brigade, Army of the Ohio, was formed here Monday, April 7, 1862 at 8 a.m., and immediately advanced beyond Tilghman Creek.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 252.)
 
Location. 35° 8.455′ N, 88° 20.084′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located between Cloud and Stacy Field on Shiloh Battlefield National 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. 12th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of 3d Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Confederate Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 14th Wisconsin Infantry (about 300 feet away);
15th Michigan Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. 15th Michigan Infantry Tablet
5th Tennessee Infantry (about 300 feet away); 33d Tennessee Infantry (about 300 feet away); 38th Tennessee Infantry (about 400 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 4, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 618 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 4, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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