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

Ross's Battery Camp

Hurlbut's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
Ross's Battery Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. Ross's Battery Camp Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
Camp of
Ross' Battery,
(2d Michigan), Hurlbut's (4th) Div., Army of the Tennessee.
First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, was 7/8 mile south, at south side of Peach Orchard.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A53.)
 
Location. 35° 8.678′ N, 88° 20.025′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Cavalry Road 0 miles west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. About 100 yards south of Confederate Burial Trench, on a trail off Cavalry Road, 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. 7th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); McAllister's Battery (about 600 feet away); Confederate Burial Trench (about 600 feet away); 1st Mississippi Cavalry (about 600 feet away); 18th Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away); 14th Illinois - 25th Indiana
Ross's Battery Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. Ross's Battery Camp Marker
View of marker looking south on trail.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named 14th Illinois - 25th Indiana (approx. 0.2 miles away); 13th Iowa Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Ross's Battery Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. Ross's Battery Camp Marker
Looking north.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 259 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 28, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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