Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Cheatham's Division - Polk's Corps
—Army of the Mississippi —
Army of the Mississippi.
Johnson's (1st) Brigade,
Walker's (2d) Tenn., 15th Tenn., Blythe's Miss., 154th Tenn.,
Cheatham's (1st) Division,
The 154th Tenn., a portion of Blythe's Miss. and one company of Walker's (2d) Tenn., all under the command of Col. Preston Smith, were engaged here from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 7, 1862. The 15th Tenn. joined Col. Maney, to the left.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 335.)
Location. 35° 7.698′ N, 88° 19.947′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located on the south of the Peach Orchard 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. Bruce's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Statham's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Venable's Tenn. Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Williams' Brigade (was about 300 feet Texas (about 400 feet away); Stephens' Brigade (about 500 feet away); 19th Alabama - 2nd Texas (about 500 feet away); Bowen's Brigade (about 600 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 September 14, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 485 times since then. Last updated on December 20, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 14, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.