Yes, Corinth, Mississippi. It was strategically important during the Civil War and only a twenty minute drive south of the Shiloh Battlefield. Find out why Corinth was key to both sides in the conflict and what you can see if you visit Corinth today.
The last short video in this series about Shiloh National Military Park visits a few locations on the eastern portion of the battlefield—the place where Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston was killed, Bloody Pond, and a cluster of Indian mounds near the Tennessee River.
Today’s video is about little Shiloh Church, from which the battle received its name. Learn about its history, construction, destruction, and recent reconstruction.
In this second of four videos, we continue our visit to Shiloh National Battlefield Park by looking at the southern portion of the battlefield near Rhea’s Field and the Shiloh Branch of Owl Creek.
Today’s video is the first of four short videos about the Shiloh National Battlefield Park, including Pittsburg Landing and the National Cemetery.