battle of Shiloh


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Noun1.battle of Shiloh - the second great battle of the American Civil War (1862)battle of Shiloh - the second great battle of the American Civil War (1862); the battle ended with the withdrawal of Confederate troops but it was not a Union victory
American Civil War, United States Civil War, War between the States - civil war in the United States between the North and the South; 1861-1865
Tennessee, TN, Volunteer State - a state in east central United States
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Beemer's work offers some compelling insights regarding Lew Wallace, the Battle of Shiloh, and the politics of Civil War generalship, but readers may need to study it with an especially critical eye to decide for themselves whom to believe.
After a costly victory in the Battle of Shiloh in April 1862, Union forces made their way towards Corinth--though cautiously, given their heavy losses, moving just five miles in three weeks.
He provides background on their prominent Ohio family, then details each brotherAEs army career, including their roles in the Battle of Mill Springs, the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, the Battle of Shiloh, and the Battle of Chickamauga, and each of their deaths on the battlefield.
Beauregard, who partnered with the heroic General Johnston on his left flank in the battle of Shiloh, has also bitten the dust.
In 2015, funding went toward helping preserve 38 acres of property near the Battle of Shiloh in Hardin County as well as the purchase of 11 acres in Hamilton County, which included the Browns Ferry site that is associated with the 1863 Battle of Wauhatchie.
Jimmy The Jetplane looked to have sealed victory with a clean jump at the last and, when Battle Of Shiloh made a mistake, his rider Adrian Heskin appeared to have settled for second.
Walt and Nate McGregor and Sunday, the former slave, have survived the carnage of the Battle of Shiloh.
The Battle of Shiloh," composed by Kelly Richardson, from Albedo's "Digital Fingers" album was performed at Carnegie Hall in April of 2011.
While chasing is expected to be his game, Battle Of Shiloh showed he is more than capable of making an impact over smaller obstacles with a winning debut for trainer Tom George in the racinguk.
Grant defeated the Confederates at the Battle of Shiloh in Tennessee.
Barcousky (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) details here the roles of the city during the war, including the financing of two relief ships to handle the casualties of the Battle of Shiloh.
Hamner, an assistant professor of history at George Mason University, opens with a chapter contrasting the Battle of Cowpens during the War of Independence, the Battle of Shiloh during the Civil War, and the Battle of the Hurtgen Forest during the Second World War from the combat soldier's viewpoint.