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  • Colonel Joseph B. Dodge (USA) (b. - 1891)
    Civil War Union Army Officer. Colonel, 30th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. He was the leading spirit in the recruiting of Company B and Company I, both for the 13th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. He was elec...
  • George Bailey Bledsoe (1837 - 1921)
    'Served in the CSA 6th Mississippi Infantry Regiment Company E 'Lake -Rebels 'G.B. Bledsoe, Private: 3rd and 2nd Lieutenant ' "G.B. Bledsoe wrote an article 1910 "Fifteen Soldiers of One Family."...
  • Capt. John Ambrose "Dock" Wharton (CSA) (c.1836 - 1863)
    He initially served with Co F of the 13th Tennessee Infantry. He was severely wounded at the Battle of Shiloh. Later he was made a Captain in Wilson's Tennessee Cavalry. He and four of his men were kil...
  • Colonel Charles A. Wikoff (1837 - 1898)
    Charles Augustus Wikoff (March 3, 1837 – July 1, 1898) was a United States Army officer serving from American Civil War until he became the most senior ranking American Army officer killed in ...
  • Thomas B. Turley, U.S. Senator (1845 - 1910)
    Thomas Battle Turley (April 5, 1845 – July 1, 1910) was a Tennessee attorney who served as a Democratic U.S. senator from 1897 to 1901. Turley was born in Memphis, Tennessee to Thomas Jeffer...

The Battle of Shiloh, also known as the Battle of Pittsburg Landing, took place April 6-7, 1862 in southwestern Tennessee. Commanding generals were Ulysses S. Grant, Don Carlos Buell, Albert Sidney Johnston and P. G. T. Beauregard. The outcome of the battle was a Union victory.

This project is for soldiers of any rank that took part in this battle.

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