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  • Col. Robert G. Shaver, Sr. (CSA) (1831 - 1915)
    Robert Glenn Shaver was a former Confederate officer who raised Arkansas troops for the war, a commander who was wounded in battle, and a former outlaw who once fled the United States to escape punis...
  • Capt. Hezekiah William Foote (CSA) (1813 - 1899)
    Find a Grave Birth: Dec. 17, 1813 Chester County South Carolina, USA Death: Jan. 29, 1899 Macon Noxubee County Mississippi, USA Great-grandfather of Shelby Foote. Hezekiah was married four ti...
  • Sgt. Roland Critchfield (USA) (1839 - 1913)
    Roland enlisted as a musician in Company B, 4th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 20 Apr 1861. He was mustered out on 21 Aug 1861. The regiment included two companies from Mount Vernon, plus 6 from other parts...
  • Silas Munson Phelps (1840 - 1945)
    Civil War Veteren Affiliation: Union Rank: Pvt./ Corp. Co.: G Regt.: 45th Illinois Branch: Infantry Engagements : Battle of Vicksburg May 18, 1863 Battle of Shiloh April 06, 1862 Ba...
  • Sergt. Rhynear Spear Mandeville (USA) (1842 - 1914)
    Birth: 1842 New Jersey, USA Death: Mar. 13, 1914 Indiana, USA Rhynear Speer came with his parents and siblings to LaPorte County Indiana from New Jersey in 1850 where they farmed. He was muster...

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.

For more information:

http://www.sonofthesouth.net/leefoundation/battle-of-shiloh.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Shiloh

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shiloh_Union_order_of_battle

http://www.nps.gov/shil/shiloh-150th-anniversary.htm