Colonel Buckland was the 48th OVVI's Brigade Commander, 4th Brigade attached to General Sherman's 5th Division, Army of the Tennessee. Image contributed by Martin Stewart, Troy, Ohio.
Capt. F. M. Posegate's First Hand Account of the First Day at Shiloh
Photo by Woody Trostel of Aloha, Oregon
(North is to the left on this map)
The first position of the 48th OVI was about 400 yards below
the "YOU ARE HERE" point, to the left of Shiloh Branch.
Shiloh Church from Harper's Weekly
Site of Shiloh Church - reconstruction of original log building