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Bate’s 2nd Tennessee Continued

By 1900, Union veterans were busy erecting monuments on the Shiloh battlefield. Many northern state governments appropriated large sums of money to commemorate┬átheir soldiers actions in the battle. It would be several years before Confederate soldiers received any type of … Continue reading

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Fighting Tennesseans- Bates’ 2nd Tennessee

It sits up a ┬ásmall ridge in a clearing across the road from the historic Shiloh Methodist Church. I am not sure many visitors even notice the monument or bother to follow the path behind the interpretive sign and Governor … Continue reading

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The Fourth of July and Memorial day brings to mind the many soldiers who served or are serving our nation. Like the veterans of today, Civil War soldiers were interested in studying their war and memorializing the actions of their … Continue reading

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