Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
—Army of the Tennessee —
5th Ohio Lt. Art., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This battery had two guns in position here Sunday, 5 p.m. and night of April 6, 1862.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 239.)
Location. 35° 9.119′ N, 88° 19.88′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Pittsburg Landing Road 0.2 miles west of Corinth-Pittsburg Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. 120 yards south of road in Chambers 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. 81st Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); 2nd Iowa Infantry (about 700 feet away); 7th Iowa Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 3rd Iowa Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Hickenlooper's Battery (approx. ¼ mile away); 28th Ill., 32nd Ill., 41st Ill. (approx. ¼ mile 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 29, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 258 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 29, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.