Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
9th Indiana Infantry
Hazen's Brigade - Nelson's Division
— Army of the Ohio —
Col. Gideon C. Moody,
19th Brigade - Col. Hazen -
4th Division - Gen. Nelson -
Army of the Ohio.
Commanded by Col. Gideon C. Moody.
This regiment arrived on the battlefield at 9 p.m., April 6, 1862, moved upon the enemy at daylight of the 7th, was hotly engaged at this place 10 a.m. Repulsed a heavy attack from the front (south), and charged with brigade to the right (west), and drove back the enemy. At 12.30 p.m. was sent by Gen. Nelson across the road to the left to the aid of Col. Ammen. Casualties: killed, 1 officer and 16 men; wounded, 7 officers and 146 men; total, 170.
Erected by State of Indiana. (Marker Number M078.)
Location. 35° 8.098′ N, 88° 19.957′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road half a mile north of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the left when traveling north. In the middle of Wicker Field Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mendenhall's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 3rd Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Richardson's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Ross' Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 41st Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 28th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Batteries H and M, 4th U.S. Artillery / Battery H, 5th U.S. Artillery (about 400 feet away); Bruce's Brigade (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
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