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

Camp of Richardson's Battery

W.H.L. Wallace's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
Camp of Richardson's Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. Camp of Richardson's Battery Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
Richardson's Battery,
"D", 1st Mo. Lt. Arty., W.H.L. Wallace's (2d) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

This battery occupied this position in the last line from 4.30 p.m. Sunday, April 6, 1862 to the close of the battle.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A35.)
 
Location. 35° 8.996′ N, 88° 19.597′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Pittsburg Landing Road 0.1 miles east of Corinth-Pittsburg Road, on the right when traveling east. 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. Hazen's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant's Last Line (within shouting distance of this marker); Lauman's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Schwartz's Battery (about 300 feet away); Welker's Battery (about 300 feet away); 15th Illinois - 25th Indiana (about 300 feet away); 28th Ill., 32nd Ill., 41st Ill. (about 300 feet away); Richardson's Battery (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Regarding Camp of Richardson's Battery.
Camp of Richardson's Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. Camp of Richardson's Battery Marker
Looking south. Hazen's Brigade marker (#269) in background.
This marker was mis-numbered 110, which is actually another tablet for the same unit. I don't know if you want to use the campground marker numbers or not -- if not, please just delete the number 110.
 
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 264 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on June 12, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. 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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