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After the Battle of Shiloh in 1862, many Civil War soldiers’ lives were saved by a phenomenon called ‘Angel’s Glow.’ The soldiers, who lay in the mud for two rainy days, had wounds that began to glow in the dark and heal unusually fast. In 2001, 2...

After the Battle of Shiloh in many Civil War soldiers’ lives were saved by a phenomenon called ‘Angel’s Glow.’ The soldiers, who lay in the mud for two rainy days, had wounds that began to glow in the dark and heal unusually fast.

Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee    Site of the 1862 Battle of Shiloh in the American Civil War.

The Battlefield, Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee

Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee Site of the 1862 Battle of Shiloh in the American Civil War. Great place for a picnic & some history

Shiloh Battlefield (Hardin County, TN). The costliest and bloodiest Civil War battle in United State history up to that period of time. More were to come unfortunately. The majority of the Civil War fighting took place in TN & VA.

The costliest and bloodiest Civil War battle in United State history up to that period of time. The majority of the Civil War fighting took place in TN & VA. Love stuff like this

The haunted Bloody Pond at Shiloh Battlefield in Tennessee. This shallow pond attracted the weary and wounded soldiers of both armies who where engaged in heavy fighting nearby. Some crawled here for their last drink. Observers after the battle reported that the pond was littered with dead soldiers and horses, and many died here.

Bloody Pond, May, 2008 The anniversary of the two day long Battle of Shiloh was yesterday and the day before--and that slipped my mind.

Shiloh National Military Park Shiloh Battlefield - Hornet's Nest  There is perhaps no more famous Civil War icon than the Hornet's Nest at Shiloh. Ranking with Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg, Bloody Lane at Antietam, and the Stone Wall at Fredericksburg, Shiloh's Hornet's Nest is well known to even the most novice Civil War student.

Shiloh National Military Park Shiloh Battlefield - Hornet's Nest There is perhaps no more famous Civil War icon than the Hornet's Nest at Shiloh. Ranking with Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg, Bloody Lane at Antietam, and the Stone Wall at Fredericksburg,

Battle of Shiloh - April 6, 1862 (3rd GGF, Wade Lafayette Andrews)

Battle of Shiloh - April 1862 GGF, Wade Lafayette Andrews) - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

General Albert Sidney Johnston rallies his troops at Shiloh

Don Troiani - "Men of Arkansas". General Albert Sidney Johnston rallies his men at the Battle of Shiloh , April Not long after the General was mortally wounded and died on the field.

The only surviving structure from the Battle of Shiloh

The only surviving structure from the Battle of Shiloh. The Battle of Shiloh, also known as the Battle of Pittsburg Landing, was a major battle in the Western Theater of the American Civil War, fought April in southwestern Tennessee.

Confederate soldier Laurie M. Anderson (186-)  Laurie M. Anderson of Tallahassee was a member of the Bradford Light Infantry, Co. A, Florida Battalion. He died in April 7, 1862, at the Battle of Shiloh. The 1st Florida Volunteer Infantry fought in the Battle of Shiloh, April 6-7, 1862.

Confederate soldier Laurie M. Anderson Laurie M. Anderson of Tallahassee was a member of the Bradford Light Infantry, Co. A, Florida Battalion. He died in April at the Battle of Shiloh. The Florida Volunteer Infantry fought in the Battle of Shiloh, April

Battle of Shiloh-Pittsburgh Landing Tennessee (April 6-7,1862) There were about 40,000 Confederate soldiers that attacked and struck a line of Union soldiers. The Federals had established a battle line at a sunken road, known as the Hornet's Nest and also used heavy artillery to kill and capture Union soldiers. Grant’s counteroffensive overpowered the Union so they fled the field on the second day. The battle had about 23,000 deaths and was the bloodiest battle in American history at its…

On April General Ulysses S. Grant and his unprepared Union troops get a surprise attack from the Confederates at Shiloh on the Tennessee River resulting in Union killed and wounded and only for the Confederate side.

Battle of Shiloh: Shattering Myths

History article on the Battle of Shiloh in April of 1862

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Generals at the Battle of Shiloh, Tennessee,- Civil War- battle began April 1862

A Blaze of Glory: A Novel of the Battle of Shiloh (the Civil War in the West)

A Blaze of Glory: A Novel of the Battle of Shiloh (the Civil War in the West)