Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
2nd Michigan Light Artillery - Hurlbut's Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
2nd Michigan Lt. Art., Hurlbut's (4th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee
This battery, with six guns, was in action here from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 6, 1862. It fell back to its camp and was captured at 5.30 p.m.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 170.)
Location. 35° 8.077′ N, 88° 19.998′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road half a mile north of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. In southwest corner of Wicker 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. Richardson's Battery (a few steps from this marker); 3rd Iowa Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Mendenhall's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Indiana Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 41st Ohio Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 6th Kentucky Infantry 28th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); Batteries H and M, 4th U.S. Artillery / Battery H, 5th U.S. Artillery (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 November 23, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 319 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 23, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.