What Was the Purpose of the Battle of Shiloh?

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The Battle of Shiloh is also known as the Battle of Pittsburg Landing.  The battle was fought in southwestern Tennessee, in the United States on April 6th and April 7th, 1862.  The purpose of the Battle of Shiloh, was to defeat Union Major General Ulysses S. Grant's Army, before it could be reinforced.  
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it jus was a fiqht dat turned into a battle!
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A Union army under Grant wanted to capture the important railroad junction at Corinth. Grant halted at Shiloh to await reinforcements under Buell. The Confederate commander,Johnston
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The Battle of Shiloh was fought because the Confederate forces felt they could get ahead in the war by 'surprise attacking the Union Army, led by Ulysses S. Grant. You can find more
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