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

Russell's Brigade

Clark's Division - Polk's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Russel's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. Russel's Brigade Marker
Inscription.
C.S.
Army of the Mississippi.
Russell's (1st) Brigade,
12th Tenn., 13th Tenn., 22d Tenn.,
Clark's (1st) Division,
Polk's Corps.

These regiments were engaged here, from 10 A.M. to 11 A.M. April 7, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 312.)
 
Location. 35° 8.801′ N, 88° 20.937′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Sherman Road and Cavalry Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. 100 yards west of intersection; about 30 yards down a trail west of Jones 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. 33rd Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Wood's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 43rd Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 6th and 9th Tennessee Infantry (about 300 feet away); 46th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet
Russel's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. Russel's Brigade Marker
Looking east toward Jones Field.
away); Dresser's Battery (about 400 feet away); 22nd Alabama Infantry - 1st Louisiana Infantry (about 400 feet away); Taylor's Battery (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Russel's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. Russel's Brigade Marker
Looking east from Jones Field along trail. Marker visible in center of photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 271 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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