Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
13th Iowa Infantry
13th Iowa Infantry
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number BG21.)
Location. 35° 8.862′ N, 88° 20.6′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Cavalry Road 0.6 miles west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the right when traveling west. This marker is 0.1 mile east (and very slightly north) of the 13th Iowa campsite marker. It is in the woods east of Jones Field. There is no trail leading to it. It's probably best to look for it when the leaves are down. If you walk east in the woods from the campsite marker, bear slightly to the left. You'll be on a relatively level ridgetop. The marker is at the northeast edge of the ridge, just before it starts to drop off sharply. 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 (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); 46th Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away); Camp of 13th Iowa Infantry Ketchum's Alabama Battery (about 700 feet away); Camp of 18th Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lauman's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); 15th Iowa Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 53rd Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: War, US Civil
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 391 times since then and 7 times this year. Last updated on December 18, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.