Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
—Army of the Mississippi —
Shaver's (1st) Brigade,
7th Ark., 2d Ark., 6th Ark., 3d Confederate,
Army of the Mississippi.
This brigade came into position here, its right near Eastern Corinth Road, about 9.30 a.m., April 6, 1862. It soon fell back about 300 yards where it reformed and advanced again to an attack upon Union lines. The 7th and 2d Ark. on the left, carried the position in their front at 11 a.m. The right regiments received flank fire and fell back. The brigade then wheeled to right and attacked again.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 417.)
Location. 35° 8.158′ N, 88° 20.669′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road 0.4 miles east of Sherman Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. 300 yards northeast of road at north edge of Review Field. 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. 13th Tennessee Infantry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robertson's Alabama Battery (about 600 feet away); Stanford's Mississippi Battery Rutledge's Tennessee Battery (about 600 feet away); Bankhead's Tennessee Battery (about 700 feet away); Swett's Mississippi Battery (about 700 feet away); 8th Illinois Infantry (about 700 feet away); Roberts' Arkansas Battery (about 700 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 May 15, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 15, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.