Today is the 147th anniversary of the Battle of Shiloh. It was THE single bloodiest battle in the western theater during the first roughly twelve months of the American Civil War.
The Civil War Gazette has scores of posts on Shiloh in the archives. To commemorate this incredible event in our nation’s history, the CWG offers these photos taken of the battlefield and National Park. All photos are copyright protected.
The Shiloh National Military Park has several hiking-tour events planned for Monday – Wednesday, April 6-8th. Check them out here.