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

57th Indiana Infantry

Wagner's Brigade - Wood's Division

 

—Army of the Ohio —

 
57th Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 57th Indiana Infantry Marker
Inscription. (front)
57th
Regiment
Infantry,
Commanded by
Col. Cyrus C. Hines,
21st Brigade--Col. George D. Wagner--
6th Division--Gen. Wood--
Army of the Ohio.
Indiana.
(back of monument)
57th Infantry,
Commanded by Col. Cyrus C. Hines.
This regiment arrived on the battlefield about 12 m., Monday, April 7, 1862. It formed on this line at 2 p.m. and assisted in driving the enemy from the field; was engaged with enemy's infantry and artillery. It had four men wounded. (Marker Number M094.)
 
Location. 35° 8.033′ N, 88° 20.8′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Purdy Road 0.4 miles east of Sherman Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located 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. Veatch's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 24th Kentucky Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp of 43rd Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away); 49th Illinois Infantry
57th Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 57th Indiana Infantry Marker
Top front.
(about 300 feet away); Camp of 49th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away but has been reported missing); 77th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named 77th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 500 feet away); 40th Indiana Infantry (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
57th Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. 57th Indiana Infantry Marker
Bottom front.
57th Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
4. 57th Indiana Infantry Marker
Top back.
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By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
5. 57th Indiana Infantry Marker
Bottom back.
57th Indiana Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
6. 57th Indiana Infantry Marker
Looking east on Hamburg-Purdy Road. 40th Indiana Infantry Monument visible in background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 469 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. 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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