Shiloh, TN
Apr. 6-7, 1862

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Iowa. Dedication of Monuments Erected by the State of Iowa, Commemorating the Death, Suffering and Valor of her Soldiers on the Battlefields of Vicksburg, Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge, Shiloh, and in the Confederate Prison at Andersonville, November Twelfth to Twenty-sixth, Nineteen Hundred and Six. Des Moines, IA: E. H. English, 1908. 301 p. E507I84.

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Kentucky provided leaders and units to both sides at the Battle of Shiloh, 6-7 Apr 1862. Seven general officers (2 Confederate and 5 Federal) were born in the state. Grant's Army of the Tennessee had MG John McClerand near Hardinsburg); in Buell's Army of the Ohio, BG Jeremiah T. Boyle (Mercer County), BG Thomas L. Crittenden (Russellville), BG William Nelson (near Maysville), and BG Thomas J. Wood (Munfordville). Commander of the Confederate Army of the Mississippi, Albert Sidney Johnston (Washington) and one of his corps commanders, BG John C. Breckinridge (Lexington) were native Kentuckians. See:

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