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

13th Iowa Infantry

Hare's Brigade - McClernand's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
13th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 13th Iowa Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
13th Iowa Infantry,
Hare's (1st) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

At about 4.30 p.m. April 6, 1862, this regiment was engaged here, repelling a cavalry charge. It moved to left rear 400 yards where it was engaged for a few minutes and then retired to left of 14th Iowa camp.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 8.)
 
Location. 35° 8.714′ N, 88° 20.302′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Cavalry Road 0.3 miles west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. 40 yards south of Cavalry Road on a trail starting from the McAllister's Battery tablet, 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. McAllister's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 15th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 53rd Ohio Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wharton's Texas Rangers (about 300
13th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 13th Iowa Infantry Marker
Facing west.
feet away); 52nd Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); Camp of 15th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); 29th Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away); 81st Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
13th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. 13th Iowa Infantry Marker
McAllister's Battery marker visible in rear.
 
 
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