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  • Lieut. John Lent Tuthill (1834 - 1868)
    John Lent Tuthill served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company K, 18th Illinois Infantry Regiment on 28 May 1861. Promoted to Full Sergeant. Promoted to Full 2nd Lieut...
  • Thomas Levingston Bayne (1824 - 1891)
    Biography on page 70 in the book "Staff Officers in Gray" by Robert E. L. Krick. "...Grew up in Alabama. att. Yale. New Orleans lawyer, 1845-1891. Pvt. 5th Co. Washington Arty. (La.) WIA in shoulde...
  • Lt. Col. James Mortimer Crews (CSA) (1835 - 1898)
    Lt. Col. James Mortimer Crews commanded the Crews' Battalion (Col. Robert Trabue's 1st Brigade, General John C. Breckinridge's Reserve Corps) which fought in the Battle of Shiloh. He earned a citation ...
  • George Matthews Marshall (1830 - 1899)
    caretaker verified burial on Lansdowne Plantation. The only child of Levin R Marshall who survived to adulthood. He married Charlotte Hunt 13 May 1852 and they received Lansdowne Plantation from her ...
  • (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...

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