Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
9th Illinois Infantry
McArthur's Brigade - W.H.L. Wallace's Division
— Army of the Tennessee —
9th Illinois Infantry,
McArthur's (2d) Brig., W.H.L.Wallace's (2d) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
At about 4.30 P.M. April 6, 1862, the 9th Illinois was engaged here assisting in repelling attack by Pond's Brigade.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 73.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1938.
Location. 35° 8.988′ N, 88° 20.1′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road 0.4 miles south of State Highway 22, on the right when traveling south. This section of Hamburg-Savannah Road is an unpaved pedestrian route, 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. Camp of 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 43rd Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veatch (approx. 0.2 miles away); 14th Illinois - 25th Indiana (approx. 0.2 miles away); 46th Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles 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 December 18, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 440 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.