Start My Family Tree Welcome to Geni, home of the world's largest family tree.
Join Geni to explore your genealogy and family history in the World's Largest Family Tree.

Project Tags

view all

Profiles

  • (USA), Joel A. Tuttle (1837 - 1920)
    Joel Tuttle served in Company F of the 65th Ohio Volunteer Infantry regiment during the Civil War. He enlisted on October 17, 1861 and was mustered out on November 30, 1865. He was present and active w...
  • Sgt. Co. F 21st Mo. (USA), Aaron W Harlan (1811 - 1911)
    Aaron Harlan enlisted on July 20, 1861, as the commissary sergeant of the 1st Northeast Missouri Home Guard Infantry. In February 1862 the 1st and 2nd Northeast Missouri Regiments were consolidated to ...
  • Colonel (USA), Robert Wickliffe Cooper (1831 - 1867)
    Civil War Union Army Officer. Attended Dickenson College, and entered upon his Civil War service in the 20th Kentucky (US) Volunteer Infantry, and was soon commissioned a 2nd Lieutenant serving in staf...
  • Col. (USA), Richard Isaac Eskridge (1840 - 1903)
    United States Army Officer. He grew up on his family farm until he was 19. He enlisted in the 2nd Iowa Volunteer Infantry as a member of the band on Septemer 10, 1861 and served in this capacity until ...
  • Brevet Maj. Arthur Morris, (USA) (1843 - 1892)
    Arthur Morris (9 November 1843 - 26 September 1892) was an officer in the United States Army who served as the ninth commander of the Department of Alaska, from March 5, 1877 to June 14, 1877. Morr...

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