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

Camp of 9th Illinois Infantry

McArthur's Brigade - W.H.L. Wallace's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
Camp of 9th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. Camp of 9th Illinois Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
Camp of
9th Illinois Infantry,
McArthur's (2d) Brig., W.H.L. Wallace's (2d) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, was 1 1/4 miles south, with right on Hamburg Road.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A23.)
 
Location. 35° 8.988′ N, 88° 20.1′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamburg-Savannah Road and State Highway 22, on the right when traveling south on Hamburg-Savannah Road. Click for map. This section of Hamburg-Savannah Road is an unpaved pedestrian route, 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. 9th Illinois Infantry (here, next to this marker); Marsh's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hickenlooper's Battery (about 300 feet away); 13th Missouri Infantry (about 700 feet away); 43rd Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veatch
Camp of 9th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. Camp of 9th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking north across Pittsburg Landing Road.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); 14th Illinois - 25th Indiana (approx. 0.2 miles away); 46th Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles 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 9th Illinois Infantry, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 471 times since then and 6 times this year. Last updated on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. 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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