Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
29th Illinois Infantry
Raith's Brigade - McClernand's Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
29th Illinois Infantry,
Raith's (3d) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This regiment was engaged here at 4.30 p.m. April 6, 1862 and assisted in repelling a cavalry charge and an attack by Pond's brigade. It then retired to the siege guns.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 34.)
Location. 35° 8.764′ N, 88° 20.206′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Cavalry Road ¼ mile west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the right when traveling west. 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. Camp of 15th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 52nd Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Illinois - 25th Indiana (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); McAllister's Battery (about 500 feet away); Confederate Burial Trench (about 500 feet away); 13th Iowa Infantry 18th Lousiana - Orleans Guard - 16th Louisiana (about 600 feet away); 53rd Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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