Jump to content


Toggle Welcome Center Welcome Center

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Welcome

A little background on how and why this group got started.

  • 1 topics
  • 0 replies
How this group came to be - last post by Perry Cuskey

Board FAQ

General information about this discussion group

  • 9 topics
  • 35 replies
Adding a Video - last post by Perry Cuskey

Posting Guidelines

We don't have many rules. But we do ask that you abide by them.

  • 2 topics
  • 0 replies
Corinth Anniversary - last post by calcav

Announcements

Think of this as the 'breaking news' section for the discussion board. :)

  • 54 topics
  • 319 replies
Epic Trek with Tim 2014 - last post by mona

Suggestion Box

This discussion group is a constant work in progress. If you have an idea on how to improve it, we'd like to hear about it.

  • 7 topics
  • 29 replies
Location map - last post by Pumpkinslinger

Shiloh Timeline

A timeline highlighting the events leading up to the battle of Shiloh.

  • 1 topics
  • 0 replies
Prelude to Shiloh - last post by Perry Cuskey

Howdy

New members, please take a moment to introduce yourself. Current members too!

  • 57 topics
  • 457 replies
I've been remiss... - last post by Butler56

Campfire

This is an open forum for registered members. Exceptions - no modern day social or political issues, and nothing on slavery, secession, or the causes of the war.

  • 554 topics
  • 2,543 replies
Civil War Trust meets goal... - last post by WI16thJim

Birthday Wishes

Happy birthday messages for our members!

  • 90 topics
  • 432 replies
Happy Birthday, Bruce - last post by Butler56

Pop Quiz!

Test your Shiloh knowledge!

  • 16 topics
  • 112 replies
150 years ago Today????Trivia - last post by Ozzy

Toggle Storm Clouds Storm Clouds

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Fort Henry

Events surrounding Fort Henry, and its role in the Confederate defensive line.

  • 8 topics
  • 23 replies
Book review of "Jack Hi... - last post by Ron

Fort Donelson

Events surrounding Fort Donelson, and it's role in the Confederate defensive line.

  • 13 topics
  • 26 replies
River batteries tour with E... - last post by Tony Willoughby

Retreat from Kentucky

Focuses on the Confederate retreat from Kentucky and Tennessee into Alabama and Mississippi, and the concentration at Corinth.

  • 7 topics
  • 12 replies
Battle of Mill springs - last post by Ron

Advance to Pittsburg Landing

Focuses on the Union advance up the Tennessee following the breakthrough in Kentucky.

  • 10 topics
  • 32 replies
Baseball, anyone? - last post by Ozzy

Build-up to the Battle

Generally covers events during the first five days of April 1862.

  • 23 topics
  • 117 replies
Officers under Arrest - last post by Ozzy

Toggle A Place of War A Place of War

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

The Battle of Shiloh

General discussions about the battle itself can go here. You can also choose one of the next two forums below if you wish. Either way is fine.

  • 55 topics
  • 536 replies
The Sunken Road, refloated... - last post by Transylvania

April 6th

Discuss the first day's battle.

  • 25 topics
  • 129 replies
Woody Harrell: The Union Le... - last post by Wordpix John

April 7th

Discuss the second day's battle.

  • 8 topics
  • 59 replies
William Horsfall was there. - last post by Ozzy

Eyewitness Accounts

Participant quotes. Reports, diary entries, letters, etc. Please provide a source for each quote.

  • 42 topics
  • 276 replies
14th WI @ Shiloh - last post by mona

Personalities

Post your questions and opinions about some of the many personalities associated with the Shiloh Campaign.

  • 42 topics
  • 587 replies
S. A. M. Wood - last post by Ron

Army of the Tennessee

Talk about the Union Army of the Tennessee here.

  • 13 topics
  • 85 replies
16th Wisconsin Rifle Pictures - last post by Perry Cuskey

Army of the Ohio

Discuss the Union Army of the Ohio here.

  • 4 topics
  • 24 replies
Shiloh Revisited - D C Buell - last post by idaho native

Army of the Mississippi

Discuss the Confederate Army of the Mississippi here.

  • 12 topics
  • 68 replies
9th Alabama Battalion??? - last post by Savez

The Union Navy

Discuss the role of the Union Navy in the Shiloh Campaign, going back to the fall of Fort Henry.

  • 1 topics
  • 0 replies
Official Reports - Re Tyler... - last post by idaho native

Local Civilians

Ever wonder about some of the local folks who lived in the area at the time of the battle? Post your questions, or share your information about them, here.

  • 21 topics
  • 205 replies
Woods Family - last post by Grandpa

Aftermath & Impact

Events following Shiloh leading up to the capture of Corinth, Mississippi. You can also discuss the battle's impact on the rest of the war, the lives of the various participants, and the country as a whole.

  • 31 topics
  • 176 replies
Often forgotten historical... - last post by Ozzy

Toggle Weapons & Ammunition at Shiloh Weapons & Ammunition at Shiloh

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Artillery

Is there anyone who doesn't like cannons?

  • 38 topics
  • 269 replies
Artillery round from Shiloh - last post by Perry Neal

Small Arms

Muskets, rifles, hand guns, knives, bayonets

  • 7 topics
  • 50 replies
Dimick Rifle of Birge

Toggle A Place of Peace A Place of Peace

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Visiting Shiloh

Post your questions or comments about visiting Shiloh National Military Park

  • 57 topics
  • 367 replies
VC closed for a couple of w... - last post by Butler56

History of the Park

Discuss the history of the park at Shiloh. Placing the markers and monuments, interpreting the fighting, etc.

  • 10 topics
  • 42 replies
Google street view? - last post by Pumpkinslinger

News About the Park

Updated information on goings-on at the park and surrounding area

  • 23 topics
  • 143 replies
Shiloh Sign Restoration - last post by jsbuys

Videos

Links to various videos related to Shiloh. If you have a video of your own you want to share or know of one elsewhere on the web, feel free to post a link to it here.

  • 28 topics
  • 122 replies
The Sound of the Guns - last post by Perry Cuskey

Toggle Anniversary Hikes Anniversary Hikes

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

2014 Anniversary

All things related to this year's anniversary. Hikes, get-togethers, hotel and camping information, questions, etc.

  • 7 topics
  • 33 replies
Major Sipes - last post by WI16thJim

2013 Anniversary

  • 7 topics
  • 90 replies
Then (2012) and Now (2013) - last post by idaho native

2012 Anniversary

  • 27 topics
  • 181 replies
Need some help - last post by WI16thJim

2011 Anniversary

  • 6 topics
  • 34 replies
New Peabody Fan - last post by WI16thJim

2010 Anniversary

  • 8 topics
  • 57 replies
Hike Report: Grant

2009 Anniversary

  • 16 topics
  • 129 replies
The Battery Was a Host In I... - last post by Bjorn

2008 Anniversary

  • 10 topics
  • 54 replies
april 8th,2008 --fallen tim... - last post by mona

2007 Anniversary

  • 5 topics
  • 24 replies
Day One Hike Reports, Conti... - last post by Perry Cuskey

Toggle Back to the Future Back to the Future

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Shiloh on the Web

Links to web sites about the campaign, the battle, and the park.

  • 9 topics
  • 26 replies
Shiloh on YouTube - last post by Ozzy

Resources

This forum will be an ongoing development, with information about various primary and secondary sources on Shiloh.

  • 97 topics
  • 540 replies
Mother Bickerdyke - last post by Ozzy

Help With Board Problems

If you're having issues with some aspect of the site, you can post a note about it here. Alternatively, you can use the Personal Message system in your profile to contact the administrator or one of the moderators.

  • 1 topics
  • 3 replies
Account suspended - last post by WI16thJim

Upcoming Calendar Events

There are no forthcoming calendar events

Recent Topics

Today's birthdays

No members are celebrating a birthday today
 
  • 10,267 Total Posts
  • 256 Total Members
  • Mark Weber Newest Member
  • 68 Most Online

3 users are online (in the past 15 minutes)

0 members, 3 guests, 0 anonymous users


Google