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

Powell's Battery

Battery F, 2nd Illinois Light Artillery - Unassigned

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
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By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. Battery F, 2nd Illinois Light Artillery Marker
Inscription. (front)
Illinois
Battery "F"
2nd Regiment Lt. Artillery
Unassigned
Army of the Tennessee
(back)
Powell's Battery, "F"
Capt. J.W. Powell, wounded.
Reached this position about 10:00 a.m., April 6, 1862, and until 4 p.m. was in action on this line. Casualties in battle were 1 officer and 5 men wounded; 3 men missing; total, 9.
 
Erected by State of Illinois. (Marker Number M043.)
 
Location. 35° 8.172′ N, 88° 19.991′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road half a mile north of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. In northwest corner of Wicker Field. 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. 6th Kentucky Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 41st Ohio Infantry (about 300 feet away); Mendenhall's Battery (about 400 feet away); 9th Indiana Infantry (about 500 feet away); 13th Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet
Battery F, 2nd Illinois Light Artillery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. Battery F, 2nd Illinois Light Artillery Marker
away); Ross' Battery (about 600 feet away); Richardson's Battery (about 600 feet away); 3rd Iowa Infantry (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Battery F, 2nd Illinois Light Artillery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. Battery F, 2nd Illinois Light Artillery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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