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  • Henry Brenneman (1840 - 1862)
    Civil War Service Record: Henry Bruneman Residence South Whitley IN. Enlisted on 11/22/1861 as a Private. On 11/22/1861 he mustered into "E" Co. IN 44th Infantry. He died on 5/12/1862. * Updated from A...
  • Ambrose Gwinett Bierce (1842 - 1914)
    Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce (June 24, 1842[2] – after 1913) was an American editorialist, journalist, short story writer, fabulist and satirist. Today, he is best known for his short story, "An Oc...
  • Jacob Pontz (1838 - 1929)
    "The birth of Jacob Pontz took place November 8, 1838, in this place, and here he was reared to manhood. When fifteen years old he was apprenticed under William Cox as a coachsmith and learned the busi...
  • Col. Samuel Mckee, (USA) (1832 - 1862)
    Civil War at Stone River and Battle of Shiloh near or around Murfeesboro, Tn.; Res. Keokuk, Lee, Ia. Centre College Alumni, Published 1890. Garrard Co, 1853 graduate. Garrarad Co, 1853 graduate. Samu...
  • David Hepner (USA) (1842 - 1936)
    DAVID HEPNER, PIONEER, DIES Civil War Veteran, 93, Succumbs Here Wednesday David S. Hepner, 93 year old Civil war veteran, died at his home here at 4:30 Wednesday afternoon. He had been in failing ...

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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