Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee    Site of the 1862 Battle of Shiloh in the American Civil War.

The Battlefield, Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee

Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee Site of the 1862 Battle of Shiloh in the American Civil War.

Battle of Shiloh

Battle of Shiloh

The haunted Bloody Pond at Shiloh Battlefield in Tennessee. This shallow pond attracted the weary and wounded soldiers of both armies who where engaged in heavy fighting nearby. Some crawled here for their last drink. Observers after the battle reported that the pond was littered with dead soldiers and horses, and many died here.

The haunted Bloody Pond at Shiloh Battlefield in Tennessee. This shallow pond attracted the weary and wounded soldiers of both armies who where engaged in heavy fighting nearby. Some crawled here for their last drink. Observers after the battle reported that the pond was littered with dead soldiers and horses, and many died here.

Battle of Shiloh-Pittsburgh Landing Tennessee (April 6-7,1862) There were about 40,000 Confederate soldiers that attacked and struck a line of Union soldiers. The Federals had established a battle line at a sunken road, known as the Hornet's Nest and also used heavy artillery to kill and capture Union soldiers. Grant’s counteroffensive overpowered the Union so they fled the field on the second day. The battle had about 23,000 deaths and was the bloodiest battle in American history at its…

Battle of Shiloh-Pittsburgh Landing Tennessee (April 6-7,1862) There were about 40,000 Confederate soldiers that attacked and struck a line of Union soldiers. The Federals had established a battle line at a sunken road, known as the Hornet's Nest and also used heavy artillery to kill and capture Union soldiers. Grant’s counteroffensive overpowered the Union so they fled the field on the second day. The battle had about 23,000 deaths and was the bloodiest battle in American history at its…

Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston, The Battle of Shiloh, Tennessee- Civil War...killed at this battle which was fought April 6 and 7, 1862. Following his death, Beauregard took over.

Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston, The Battle of Shiloh, Tennessee- Civil War...killed at this battle which was fought April 6 and 7, 1862. Following his death, Beauregard took over.

Shiloh Battlefield (Hardin County, TN). The costliest and bloodiest Civil War battle in United State history up to that period of time. More were to come unfortunately. The majority of the Civil War fighting took place in TN & VA.

Shiloh Battlefield (Hardin County, TN). The costliest and bloodiest Civil War battle in United State history up to that period of time. More were to come unfortunately. The majority of the Civil War fighting took place in TN & VA.

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