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

Camp of 48th Illinois Infantry

Marsh's Brigade - McClernand's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
Camp of 48th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. Camp of 48th Illinois Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
Camp of
48th Illinois Infantry,
Marsh's (2d) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, was 400 yards south, on south side of Corinth Road.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A7.)
 
Location. 35° 8.488′ N, 88° 20.934′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Sherman Road 0.3 miles south of Cavalry Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is about 20 yards east of Sherman Road, in Shiloh National Military Park. View from the road may be obscured in summer. 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. Marsh's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 81st Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Cobb's Kentucky Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Dresser's Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 6th Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away); 11th Iowa Infantry
Camp of 48th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. Camp of 48th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking east from Sherman Road.
(about 300 feet away); 45th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); 43rd Illinois 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 351 times since then and 10 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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