Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Camp of 20th Illinois Infantry
Marsh's Brigade - McClernand's Division
— Army of the Tennessee —
20th Illinois Infantry,
Marsh's (2d) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, was 3/8 mile south, on south side of Corinth Road.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A6.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is April 6, 1988.
Location. 35° 8.567′ N, 88° 20.883′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Sherman Road, 0.3 miles south of Cavalry Road, on the left when traveling south. 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. Anderson's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of 11th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trabue's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Camp of McAllister's Battery (about 500 feet away); 11th Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); Camp of 48th Illinois Infantry6th Iowa Infantry (about 600 feet away); Camp of Burrow's Battery (about 600 feet 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 this unit, study each marker in the order shown.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 14, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 392 times since then and 11 times this year. Last updated on May 31, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 14, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.