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

Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry

Buckland's Brigade - Sherman's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
Camp of
72d Ohio Infantry,
Buckland's (4th) Brig., Sherman's (5th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, was 200 yards in front of this camp.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A67.)
 
Location. 35° 8.104′ N, 88° 21.555′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Corinth Road 0.3 miles south of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. 450 yards west of road on a trail 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. Camp of 48th Ohio Infantry (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ohio 48th Infantry (about 700 feet away); Schwartz's Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battery B, 1st Illinois Light Artillery (approx. ¼ mile away); Army of the Mississippi (approx. ¼ mile away); Army of the Ohio (approx. ¼ mile away); Army of the Tennessee (approx. ¼ mile away); Shiloh Church (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. Camp of 72nd Ohio Infantry Marker
Looking east.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 314 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 15, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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