Teacher Packet Now Available for Shiloh Battlefield
Contact: Rachel Winters, 662-287-9273
Shiloh National Military Park has a new teacher's packet entitled "Shiloh: A Place of Peace to a Bloody Battlefield," available by request. This teacher's packet contains brief historic information, lesson plans, and activities for use in the classroom. Information on planning a field classroom trip to the Shiloh and Corinth Battlefields is also included in the packet.
For more information or to request a packet please contact Ranger Rachel Winters at 662-287-9273.
Did You Know?
Famous author Ambrose Bierce served in the 9th Indiana Infantry at Shiloh. His regiment arrived with Don Carlos Buell's Army of the Ohio, and saw heavy action on the second day of battle. The soldier-turned writer left a vivid account of his exploits in the battle.