Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Clark's Division - Polk's Corps
—Army of the Mississippi —
Russell's (1st) Brigade,
11th La., 22d Tenn., 13th Tenn., 12th Tenn.,
Clark's (1st) Div., Polk's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.
This brigade became engaged here about 9 a.m. April 6, 1862. The 11th La. and 22d Tenn., cooperating with regiments on right of brigades of Cleburne, Anderson and Johnson in an attack directly in front, while the 13th Tenn. Moved to the right and attacked Waterhouse's battery upon its left flank. The 12th Tennessee passed to the right and joined Stewart's Brigade.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 301.)
Location. 35° 7.765′ N, 88° 21.244′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Peabody Road 0.2 miles east of Corinth Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. 100 yards south of the road in Rea 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. Polk's Tennessee Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Waterhouse's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of 53rd Ohio Infantry (within Mississippi Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 53rd Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away); Cleburne's Brigade (about 700 feet away); Johnson's Brigade (about 800 feet away); Anderson's Brigade (about 800 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 25, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 271 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 25, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.