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

Brig. Gen. Adley H. Gladden

Mortuary Monument

 
 
Gladden Mortuary Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 13, 2004
1. Gladden Mortuary Monument Marker
Inscription.
C.S.
Brig. Gen. Adley H. Gladden.
Commanding
1st Brigade,
2d Div., Bragg's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.
Was mortally wounded here
at 8:45 a.m., April 6, 1862.
Died at Corinth, Miss.,
April 11, 1862.

 
Location. 35° 7.321′ N, 88° 20.519′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Gladden Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located adjacent to the site of Spain's Field in Shiloh National Military Park. 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. Gladden's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 16th Wisconsin Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Munch's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named 16th Wisconsin Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Hickenlooper's Battery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 18th Missouri Infantry (about 500 feet away); Swett's Mississippi Battery (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named 18th Missouri Infantry (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Shiloh
Gladden Mortuary Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nick Kurtz, June 13, 2004
2. Gladden Mortuary Monument Marker
The upright cannon is a 4.2 inch (30-pdr) Parrott Rifle.
. National Park Service page about the battle. (Submitted on October 22, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. This page has been viewed 1,060 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on March 22, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 22, 2008, by Nick Kurtz of Littleton, Colorado. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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