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

38th Tennessee Infantry

Pond's Brigade - Ruggles’ Division - Bragg's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
38th Tennessee Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 38th Tennessee Infantry Tablet
The Regiment was commanded by Colonel Robert F. Looney.
Inscription.
C.S.
38th Tennessee Infantry,
Pond's (3d) Brig., Ruggles' (1st) Div., Bragg's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

This Regiment came into position here about 5.30 p.m. April 6, 1862 and assisted in capture of 12th Iowa, Colonel Looney receiving the sword of Captain Edgington.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 370.)
 
Location. 35° 8.49′ N, 88° 20.151′ 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 in Stacey Field at 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. Camp of 3d Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Rousseau's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 33d Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 15th Michigan Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 5th Tennessee Infantry (about 500 feet away); Confederate Memorial
38th Tennessee Infantry Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. 38th Tennessee Infantry Tablet
(about 500 feet away); 12th Iowa Infantry (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Confederate Memorial (about 600 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 9, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 677 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 9, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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