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Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

9th Illinois Infantry

 
 
9th Illinois Infantry Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 9th Illinois Infantry Monument
Inscription. (Front):
9th Illinois Infantry.
Volunteers.
U.S.A.

(Back):
April 6, 1862
Present for Duty 578
Killed and Died of Wounds 103
Wounded 263.
Total Killed and Wounded 368

 
Location. 35° 8.999′ N, 88° 19.156′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located in the National Cemetery in Shiloh National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pittsburg Landing (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Engagement on Shiloh Battlefield (about 300 feet away); Headquarters General U. S. Grant (about 500 feet away); Camp of Powell's Battery (about 600 feet away); Powell's Battery (about 600 feet away); Shiloh National Cemetery (about 600 feet away); 54th Ohio Infantry (about 700 feet away); Battery H, 1st Illinois Light Artillery (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. Back of Monument
Monument and Upright Siege Gun image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
3. Monument and Upright Siege Gun
As typical in Military Cemeteries, an upright 24-pdr Siege Gun stands at the edges of the walkway.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 750 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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