Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa
Hare's Brigade - McClernand's Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
8th Ill., 18th Ill., 13th Iowa,
Hare's (1st) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
These regiments occupied this part of the line at 5 p.m. April 6, 1862 and bivouacked here Sunday night. They served with Tuttle's command on Monday and were engaged south-west of Review Field.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 9.)
Location. 35° 9.048′ N, 88° 19.681′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Pittsburg Landing Road and Corinth-Pittsburg Road, on the right when traveling east on Pittsburg Landing Road. Click for map. 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. 3rd Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 28th Ill., 32nd Ill., 41st Ill. (within shouting distance of this marker); 7th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 2nd Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 68th Ohio Infantry (about 15th Illinois - 25th Indiana (about 400 feet away); Welker's Battery (about 400 feet away); 64th Ohio 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 8th Illinois, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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