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

Anderson's Brigade

Ruggles’ Division - Bragg's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Anderson's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. Anderson's Brigade Marker
Inscription.
C.S.
Army of the Mississippi.
Anderson's (2d) Brigade,
20th La., 9th Texas, 1st Fla. Batl., Conf. Gds. Resps. Batl.,
Ruggles' (1st) Division,
Bragg's Corps.

These troops were engaged here until about 10.30 a.m., April 7, 1862. They then fell back to the 20th Illinois camp.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 362.)
 
Location. 35° 8.473′ N, 88° 20.62′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Road Extension 0.1 miles north of Corinth Road, on the right. Touch for map. About 500 yards northeast of McClernand's HQ on trail in woods, 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. Hare's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Williams' Brigade (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 13th Iowa Infantry (about 700 feet away); Gibson's Brigade (about 700 feet away); 18th Illinois Infantry (about
Anderson's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. Anderson's Brigade Marker
Looking north from trail.
800 feet away); Veatch's Brigade (about 800 feet away); 8th Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 25th Indiana - 14th Illinois (approx. 0.2 miles 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 December 10, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 315 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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