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  • Rev. Samuel Allen Kenoyer, (USA) (1820 - 1892)
    Son of Michael and Mary Isabelle "Polly" Morgan Kenoyer. Husband of Sarah Ellen Kenoyer, married 23 OCT 1839 in Dubois County, Indiaia.Civil War 21st Regiment, Missouri Infantry. Served at the Battle o...
  • Vespasian Warner, US Congress (1842 - 1925)
    US Congressman. During the Civil War, he served in Company E, 12th Regiment, Illinois Volunteer Infantry and was brevetted a Major in 1865. After the war, he studied law, was admitted to the bar an...
  • Pvt. Hiram E. Bailey, (USA) (c.1835 - 1862)
    Hiram Bailey enlisted in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company B, Wisconsin 18th Infantry Regiment on 16 Oct 1861. He died from a gunshot wound received at the Battle of Shiloh on 20 ...
  • Lieut. Alexander Hamilton Jackson, (USA) (1841 - 1879)
    Alexander Jackson enlisted in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company B, Wisconsin 18th Infantry Regiment on 16 Oct 1861. Promoted to Full Sergeant. Promoted to Full 1st Sergeant. Promo...
  • Corp. Joseph Lewis Show, (USA) (1834 - 1863)
    Joseph Show enlisted in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company B, Wisconsin 18th Infantry Regiment on 16 Oct 1861. He was captured by the Confederates at the Battle of Shiloh. He died ...

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