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Approach To Shiloh - Savannah, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 35° 13.463 W 088° 14.771
16S E 386592 N 3898638
Quick Description: Marker in downtown
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 5/23/2018 4:40:04 AM
Waymark Code: WMYAZP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
Views: 1

Long Description:

County of marker: Hardin County
Location of marker: Main St. (US-64) & Pickwick Rd., in front of McDonald's, Savannah
Marker erected by: Tennessee Historical Commission

Marker Text:

4C   17
APPROACH TO SHILOH

------ Apr. 5, 1862 --------
Major Gen. Don Carlos Buell's Federal Army of the Ohio arrived here after marching 135 miles in 22 days from Nashville. Here it turned south, led by Brig. Gen. William Nelson's 4th Div., and marched upriver to a point opposite Pittsburg Landing. They arrived at dusk on April 6 and crossed the river to take part in the next day's counterattack.

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Tennessee Historical Commission

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Other or General Civil War

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Date Installed or Dedicated: Not listed

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