Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Approach to Shiloh ~ Apr. 4, 1862



Marker ID: THC 4C 11
Location: Tennessee Route 22 near Michie Pebble Hill Road (Tennessee Route 224), Michie, TN
County: McNairy
Coordinates: N 35° 3.364    W 088° 26.113
  35.05606666    -88.43521666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMNA2Q
 



Text:

Bragg’s Corps, Confederate Army of the Mississippi, leaving its base at Corinth, Miss., the previous afternoon, passed north along this road to join other units for the attack on Federal camps at Shiloh, Apr. 6. Breckinridge’s Reserve Corps of three brigades followed, having marched from Burnsville, Miss.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.