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

Prentiss Surrender Site

 
 
Prentiss Surrender Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. Prentiss Surrender Site Marker
Inscription. Brig. Gen. B.M. Prentiss,
Surrendered here
at 5:30 P.M. April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number Z5.)
 
Location. 35° 8.35′ N, 88° 20.1′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Corinth Road 0.3 miles south of Corinth-Pittsburg Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. 100 yards SE of road on a trail. 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. 58th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 8th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 23rd Missouri Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 22nd Tennessee Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 5th Tennessee Infantry (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Confederate Memorial (about 400 feet away); Crescent (La.) Regiment (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Prentiss Surrender Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. Prentiss Surrender Site Marker
Prentiss Surrender Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
3. Prentiss Surrender Site Marker
Marker on the trail.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 28, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 347 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 28, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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