Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
12th Illinois Infantry
McArthur's Brigade - W.H.L. Wallace's Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
12th Illinois Infantry,
McArthur's (2d) Brig., W.H.L. Wallace's (2d) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This tablet marks the place where the 12th Illinois Infantry was engaged from 2.30 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 6, 1862. On Monday the regiment was engaged near camp of 13th Iowa.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 76.)
Location. 35° 8.05′ N, 88° 19.85′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Hamburg-Savannah Road 0.6 miles south of Corinth Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. 75 yards east of the road on a path in the woods. 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. 16th Wisconsin Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Terrill's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Willard's Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bruce's Brigade (about 300 feet away); Lauman's Brigade (about 300 feet away); Batteries H and M, 4th U.S. Artillery / Battery H, 5th U.S. Artillery 28th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away); 6th Ohio Infantry (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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