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

46th Illinois Infantry

Veatch's Brigade - Hurlbut's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
46th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 46th Illinois Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
Army of the Tennessee.
46th Illinois Infantry,
Veatch's (2d) Brigade,
Hurlbut's (4th) Division.

This regiment, attached temporarily to Col. Marsh's command, was in position here at 9 a.m. April 7, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 154.)
 
Location. 35° 8.8′ N, 88° 20.369′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Cavalry Road 0.4 miles west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. 100 yards north of Cavalry Road in woods on eastern edge of Cavalry Field. Just east of 4th Illinois Cavalry camp marker, 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 1st Battalion, 4th Illinois Cavalry (a few steps from this marker); Wharton's Texas Rangers (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); McAllister's Battery (about 500 feet away); 18th Lousiana - Orleans Guard - 16th Louisiana (about 600 feet away); 13th Iowa Infantry
46th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 46th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking west toward Cavalry Field. 4th Illinois Cavalry camp marker is visible just over this marker.
(about 600 feet away); 52nd Illinois Infantry (about 700 feet away); Camp of 15th Illinois Infantry (about 800 feet away); 15th Illinois Infantry (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
46th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. 46th Illinois Infantry Marker
Back of marker in trees viewed from Cavalry Field.
 
 
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