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

Robertson's Alabama Battery

Gladden's Brigade - Withers’ Division - Bragg's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Robertson's Alabama Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. Robertson's Alabama Battery Marker
Inscription.
C. S.
Robertson's Ala. Battery,
Gladden's (1st) Brig., Withers' (2d) Div.,
Bragg's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.

This battery of four 12 pdr. Napoleon's was engaged here from 9 a.m. to 2.30 p.m., April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 386.)
 
Location. 35° 7.596′ N, 88° 20.407′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Eastern Corinth Road ¼ mile north of Peabody Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. 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 Munch's Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sixth Division (about 400 feet away); Gladden's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); 16th Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp of 16th Wisconsin Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp of 61st Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp of 18th Missouri Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away); 21st Missouri Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Robertson's Alabama Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. Robertson's Alabama Battery Marker
Looking north along Eastern Corinth Road.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 29, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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