Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
7th Illinois Infantry
Sweeny's Brigade - W.H.L. Wallace's Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
Army of the Tennessee.
7th Illinois Infantry,
Sweeny's (3d) Brigade,
W.H.L. Wallace's (2d) Division.
This regiment was engaged here at about 10 A.M. April 7, 1862.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 93.)
Location. 35° 8.876′ N, 88° 20.791′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Cavalry Road ¾ mile west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. About 100 yards north of Cavalry Road, 40 yards west of Lauman's Brigade tablet, 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. 12th Illinois Infantry - 13th Missouri Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Lauman's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Buckland's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Mann's Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp of 13th Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away); Willard's Battery Thompson's Battery (about 400 feet away); 46th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the movements of the 7th Illinois, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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