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

9th Illinois Infantry

Burial Place

 
 
9th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. 9th Illinois Infantry Marker
Inscription.
Burial Place
9th Illinois Infantry
Bodies Removed
to
Nat'l Cemetery.

 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number BG2.)
 
Location. 35° 7.833′ N, 88° 19.717′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Hamburg-Savannah Road 0.2 miles north of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. 130 yards southeast of small field opposite peach orchard 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. A different marker also named 9th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 12th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); General Albert Sidney Johnston (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named General Albert Sidney Johnston (about 300 feet away); Death of General Johnston (about 300 feet away); 32nd Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named 32nd Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); 50th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
9th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. 9th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking southeast on path. Ravine immediately beyond marker was where much of the fighting occurred.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 11 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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