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  • Dr. Thomas Richard Meux (1838 - 1929)
    From his FindAGrave profile : "Thomas Richard Meux was born in 1838 in Wesley, Haywood County, Tennessee, the son of John Oliver Meux and Anne Tuggle Meux. Thomas Meux attended the University of Vi...
  • Lieut (USA), Alexander Nesbitt Brooks Baugher (1836 - 1862)
    1st. Lieutenant Baugher was a member of Company B, 45th Illinois Infantry during the Civil War. He was struck seven times by bullets while in command of his company at the Battle of Shiloh in Tennessee...
  • Dr. John Pressley Brown (1843 - 1916)
    "Dr. John P. Brown was among the professional men of Benton, Illinois. He was born in Pinckneyville, Illinois. Yhe son of Hugh M. and Nancy (Clark) Brown Dr. Brown fought in the Civil War. He enlisted ...
  • Lt. Daniel T. Hindman (USA) (1839 - aft.1915)
    Daniel T. Hindman (22 February 1839 – after 1915) was an American politician. Between 1897 and 1899 he was the fourth Lieutenant Governor of South Dakota. Life Daniel Hindman was born near Oxford...
  • Pvt. Sylvanus Gerard Miller (1832 - 1908)
    Sylvanus Gerard Miller served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War as a Private in Company I, 8th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Terry's Texas Rangers). He mustered in on September 11, 1861 ...

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