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

Ross

Headquarters, 3rd Brigade - 1st Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
3rd Brigade Headquarters Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 3rd Brigade Headquarters Monument
Inscription.
U.S.
Headquarters, 3d Brigade,
1st Division,
Army of the Tennessee;
Col. L.F. Ross, 17th Illinois.
Established March 21st,
1862.
Col. Julius Raith,
Commanding,
April 6th, 1862.

 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission.
 
Location. 35° 8.282′ N, 88° 20.502′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Located near stop four, Ruggles' Battery, on the driving tour of Shiloh National Battlefield, in Duncan Field. 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. Byrne's Mississippi Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 38th Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 6th Mississippi and 23d Tennessee (within shouting distance of this marker); Trabue's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Walker's (2nd) Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Ketchum's Alabama Battery
Close Up of the Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. Close Up of the Tablet
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ruggles' Batteries (about 300 feet away); Crescent (La.) Regiment (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Also see . . .  Raith's Brigade. Details of the activities of the Brigade during the battle. (Submitted on October 10, 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 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 579 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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