The focus of posts will be my Civil War travels with a healthy dose of Shiloh related research.
Tuesday, December 2, 2008
On back of monument: 52d Infantry, Commanded by 1. Major H. Stark. 2. Capt. E. A. Bowen. This regiment was held in reserve until 4 p.m., April 6, 1862, when it formed for battle on this line and resisted the attack of the enemy until withdrawn for the night. Its loss in the battle was 1 officer and 22 men killed; 3 officers and 120 men wounded; 9 men missing; total, 155.