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

29th Indiana Infantry

Kirk's Brigade - McCook's Division

 

—Army of the Ohio —

 
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By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 29th Indiana Infantry Marker
Inscription. (front)
29th
Regiment
Infantry,
Commanded by
Lieut. Col. David M. Dunn,
5th Brigade--Col. E. N. Kirk--
2d Division--Gen. McCook--
Army of the Ohio.
Indiana.

(back)
29th Infantry
Commanded by Lieut. Col. David M. Dunn.
This regiment arrived on battlefield at 6.30 a.m., April 7, 1862. It went to the front and center of the army, where it was held in reserve. It formed on this line about 12 m., and was heavily assailed by the enemy for two hours, when the enemy retired. Casualties--killed, 4 men; wounded, 4 officers and 72 men; total, 80.
 
Erected by State of Ohio. (Marker Number M085.)
 
Location. 35° 8.406′ N, 88° 21.102′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Loop to Confederate Burial Trench 0.1 miles west of Sherman Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. The loop road goes to Park tour stop #5. This monument is next to a confederate burial trench, 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. Confederate Burial Trench (a few steps from
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By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 29th Indiana Infantry Marker
Top front.
this marker); 45th Illinois Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 30th Indiana Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anderson's Brigade (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named 30th Indiana Infantry (about 400 feet away); 40th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); Washington (La.) Artillery (about 600 feet away); Confederate Retreat (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
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By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. 29th Indiana Infantry Marker
Bottom front.
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By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
4. 29th Indiana Infantry Marker
Top back.
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By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
5. 29th Indiana Infantry Marker
Bottom back.
29th Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
6. 29th Indiana Infantry Marker
Monument is at right, with confederate burial trench and flag in center of photo. Looking southwest.
 
 
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