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Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

32d Illinois Infantry

1st Brigade - 4th Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
32d Illinois Infantry Monument - Front image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 32d Illinois Infantry Monument - Front
Inscription. (Front):
Illinois
32d Infantry

1st Brigade - Williams
4th Division - Hurlbut
Army of the Tennessee

(Back):
32d Infantry
Commanded by
Col. John Logan, Wounded.
Advanced in line of battle April 6, 1862, through this field to the timber, then fell back to this position and engaged the enemy from about 9.30 to 11.30 a.m., when it moved to the left and rear of the 41st Illinois. The regiment lost in the battle 3 officers and 36 men killed; 6 officers and 108 men wounded; 5 men missing; total, 158.
 
Erected by State of Illinois.
 
Location. 35° 7.886′ N, 88° 20.002′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located at stop 13, the peach orchard, of the driving tour of Shiloh National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mann's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Ross' Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 28th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); 2nd Iowa Infantry
Plaque on Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. Plaque on Back of Monument
(about 400 feet away); Willard's Battery (about 400 feet away); 61st Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); 25th Kentucky Infantry (about 500 feet away); 3rd Iowa Infantry (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
32d Illinois Infantry Line image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
3. 32d Illinois Infantry Line
Looking to the left of the regiment's line. The cannons represent those of Mann's Missouri Battery. Beyond them is a monument for the 28th Illinois. William's Brigade held this sector of the Peach Orchard through the mid-day phase of the fighting.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 31, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 599 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 31, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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