Shiloh National Military Park Shiloh Battlefield - Hornet's Nest There is perhaps no more famous Civil War icon than the Hornet's Nest at Shiloh. Ranking with Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg, Bloody Lane at Antietam, and the Stone Wall at Fredericksburg,
Flag of the Regiment, Alabama Volunteers. At the Battle of Resaca, after the Color Sergeant was wounded, Colonel A.Lankford seized the banner and carried it into the enemy lines only to be captured, the Federal's "deemed him too brave to be shot.
General Pierre Gustave Toutant de Beauregard (May 1818 - February best known as a General for the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War, was also a writer, civil servant, and inventor.