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

1st Ohio Infantry

Rousseau's Brigade - McCook's Division

 

—Army of the Ohio —

 
1st Ohio Infantry Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 1st Ohio Infantry Monument
Inscription. (Front):
Ohio
1st Infantry
commanded by
Col. B.F. Smith
Rousseau's (4th) Brigade
McCook's (2d) Division
Army of the Ohio

(Back):
This Regiment was engaged here about 10 a.m., April 7, 1862.
Its loss was 2 men killed, 2 officers and 45 men wounded; 1 man missing;
Total 50.
 
Erected by State of Ohio.
 
Location. 35° 8.363′ N, 88° 20.4′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth-Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located near stop three, the Hornet's Nest, on the driving tour of Shiloh National Battlefield, on the edge of Duncan 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. 5th Kentucky Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); US Regulars Infantry Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); 7th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 58th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away); 6th Indiana Infantry (about 300 feet away); 15th Michigan Infantry
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. Back of Monument
(about 400 feet away); 2d Iowa Infantry (about 500 feet away); The Hornets' Nest (about 500 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 1st Ohio Infantry at Shiloh, study the markers in the order shown. .
 
Also see . . .  1st Ohio Infantry. Resource page with the service record of the regiment. (Submitted on October 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
1st Ohio Infantry Monument in Duncan Field image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
3. 1st Ohio Infantry Monument in Duncan Field
The monument stands on the northern edge of Duncan Field, where the regiment went into action on April 7.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 661 times since then and 37 times this year. Last updated on June 8, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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