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

Camp of 18th Missouri Infantry

Miller's Brigade - Prentiss’ Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
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By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. Camp of 18th Missouri Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
Camp of
18th Missouri Infantry,
Miller's (2d) Brig., Prentiss' (6th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, was 300 yards in front of this camp.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A77.)
 
Location. 35° 7.394′ N, 88° 20.396′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Eastern Corinth Road 0.2 miles south of Peabody Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. 250 yards northeast of road at north edge of Spain's 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. 18th Missouri Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Hickenlooper's Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 61st Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named 18th Missouri Infantry (about 500 feet away); Camp of 61st Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named 61st Illinois Infantry
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By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. Camp of 18th Missouri Infantry Marker
Looking north from Spain's Field.
(about 600 feet away); Munch's Battery (about 600 feet away); 16th Wisconsin Infantry (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To follow the movements of the 18th Missouri Infantry at Shiloh, study the markers in the order shown. .
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Camp of 18th Missouri Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
3. Camp of 18th Missouri Infantry Marker
Looking north across Spain's Field.
 
 
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 311 times since then and 30 times this year. Last updated on June 8, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 29, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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