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Event Details

  • 04/04/2013

    Location: Shiloh Battlefield Visitor Center Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM Fee Information: FREE Contact Name: Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 731-689-5696

In commemoration of the 151st anniversary of the battle of Shiloh, Dr. Jeff Gentsch will present an evening program from 5:30 - 7:00 pm in the Shiloh visitor center. This program will discuss how geography affected the battle of Shiloh. The varying terrain features were instrumental in how military events transpired throughout the battle.  

The public is invited to participate in the discussions examining battlefield terrain by comparing Shiloh to other events, such as the Second Punic War, the American Revolution, and both World Wars. Please contact the Shiloh visitor center to register in advance
for this exciting lecture at 731-689-5696.