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

14th Illinois Infantry

Veatch's Brigade - Hurlbut's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
14th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 14th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking north into Woolf Field.
Inscription. (front)

Illinois
14th Infantry
2d Brigade - Veatch
4th Division - Hurlbut
Army of the Tennessee

(back)

14th Infantry
Commanded by
Col. Cyrus Hall.

Went into battle on this line about 9.30 a.m., April 6, 1862, and with slight changes of position held it until 11 a.m., when the regiment fell back to the road and formed a new line. It lost in the battle 9 officers and 117 men wounded; 35 men killed; 4 missing; total, 165.
 
Erected by State of Illinois. (Marker Number M051.)
 
Location. 35° 8.261′ N, 88° 20.928′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Click for map. At southeast corner of Woolf Field, 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. 15th Michigan Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 11th Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bouton's Battery (about 300 feet away); 45th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); 32nd Indiana Infantry
14th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 14th Illinois Infantry Marker
Front.
(about 400 feet away); a different marker also named 14th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); Burrow's Battery (about 400 feet away); 15th Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
14th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. 14th Illinois Infantry Marker
Back.
 
 
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