Schwartz's Battery

Schwartz's Battery (HMPYN)

Location: Shiloh, TN 38376 Hardin County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 8.224', W 88° 21.147'

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McClernand's Division

— Army of the Tennessee —

(front)
Illinois
Battery "E"
2d Regiment Lt. Artillery
1st Division — McClernand
Army of the Tennessee

(back)
Schwartz's Battery, "E"
Commanded By
Lieut. C.L. Nispel.

Went into action here about 9 a.m., April 6, 1862,maintaining their position until 11.00 a.m., when it was forced to retire, leaving 2 guns. The battery lost during the battle 1 man killed and 4 wounded; total, 5.
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HM NumberHMPYN
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Marker NumberM042
Placed ByState of Illinois
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 11:47pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 376788 N 3889080
Decimal Degrees35.13706667, -88.35245000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 8.224', W 88° 21.147'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 8' 13.44" N, 88° 21' 8.82" W
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Area Code(s)731
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 234-384 Restricted Confederate Rd, Shiloh TN 38376, US
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