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

57th Illinois Infantry

Sweeny's Brigade - W.H.L. Wallace's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
57th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 57th Illinois Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
57th Illinois Infantry,
Sweeny's (3d) Brig., W.H.L. Wallace's (2d) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This regiment was in reserve here from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 6, 1862. It then moved to the left and was engaged east of Hamburg Road.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 98.)
 
Location. 35° 8.326′ N, 88° 20.206′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Eastern Corinth Road and Corinth-Pittsburg Road on Eastern Corinth Road. Click for map. Located 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. Stone's Battery (a few steps from this marker); Crescent (La.) Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); WHL Wallace Mortuary Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); 19th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 52nd Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 23rd Missouri Infantry
57th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 57th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking south along Eastern Corinth Road. Stone's Battery tablet visible in background.
(about 400 feet away); 8th Iowa Infantry (about 400 feet away); 59th Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 336 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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