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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.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
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. 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. 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
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.
(about 700 feet away); 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.
 
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.
 
 
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 537 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on May 31, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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