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  • 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 ...
  • George Sidway Douglass (1840 - 1930)
    from North Iowa Times, McGregor, Clayton Co., Iowa – March 27, 1930 McGREGOR LOSES 2 PIONEER CITIZENS Charles Fessman and George Douglass Both Die Sunday McGregor lost two of her pioneer citize...
  • Captain Edward Wallace (USA) (1831 - 1885)
    Edward Test Wallace was a veteran of the Mexican-American War. He was also a participant in the Union Army during the American Civil War (1861-1865). Before the war he lived for a time in Mattoon, Il...
  • Maj. (CSA), Anatole Placide Avegno (c.1835 - c.1862)
    Anatole served as a Major in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War; and died in 1862 of a leg wound he received in the Battle of Shiloh. He was the commander of the Avegno Zouaves of New O...

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