Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Forrest's Tennessee Cavalry
—Army of the Mississippi —
Forrest's Tennessee Cavalry,
Army of the Mississippi.
This regiment was engaged here at about 2.30 p.m. April 6, 1862, supporting a charge made by the 26th Ala.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 466.)
Location. 35° 7.833′ N, 88° 20.15′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Hamburg-Purdy Road one mile east of Sherman Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. 80 yards west of northwest corner of Sarah Bell's cotton field, in the woods. 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. Welker's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 25th Kentucky Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 17th Kentucky Infantry (about 300 feet away); Myers' Battery (about 400 feet away); McClung's Tennessee Battery (about 500 feet away); Ross' Battery (about 600 feet away); Willard's Battery (about 600 feet away); 44th Indiana Infantry (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 April 20, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 395 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 20, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.