Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
13th Iowa Infantry
Hare's Brigade - McClernand's Division
Army of the Tennessee
13th Iowa Infantry,
Hare's (1st) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
At about 4.30 p.m. April 6, 1862, this regiment was engaged here, repelling a cavalry charge. It moved to left rear 400 yards where it was engaged for a few minutes and then retired to left of 14th Iowa camp.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 8.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 6, 1862.
Location. 35° 8.714′ N, 88° 20.302′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Cavalry Road, 0.3 miles west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the left when traveling west. 40 yards south of Cavalry Road on a trail starting from the McAllister's Battery tablet, in Shiloh National Military Park. 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. McAllister's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 15th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 53rd Ohio InfantryWharton's Texas Rangers (about 300 feet away); 52nd Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); Camp of 15th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); 29th Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away); 81st Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 453 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 28, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.