Presentation on theme: "Time: Lasted for 12 hours. Date: April 6,1862 Place: Hardin County, Tennessee."— Presentation transcript:
Time: Lasted for 12 hours. Date: April 6,1862 Place: Hardin County, Tennessee
Confederacy Union Albert Sidney Johnston P.G.T Beauregard Ulysses S. Grant Don Carlos Buell
The Battle started because the South depended on slaves to do labor work on the plantations. Slavery was illegal in the North at the time. Which caused the battle to begin.
Statistics North(Union) 13,000 South(Confederate) 10,000 Total-23,000 Confederate is the South Union is the North
Ulysses S. Grant was present. Shiloh is the name of a church not the town the battle took place in. Facts The bloodiest battle Don Carlos Buell was present
Albert Sidney Johnston Confederate
General Ulysses S. Grant Ulysses S. Grant
General Johnson lost his life while directing his troops from the front lines. Almost 100,000 troops have faced each other and almost 24,000 ended as casualties. On the morning of April 6 Johnston’s force surprised Grant in an attack that slowly pushed the union troops back from the high ground they occupied.