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

15th Illinois - 25th Indiana

Veatch's Brigade - Hurlbut's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
15th Illinois - 25th Indiana Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
1. 15th Illinois - 25th Indiana Tablet
Lieutenant Colonel Edward F. W. Ellis commanded the 15th at the battle and Lieutenant Colonel William H. Morgan commanded the 25th Illinois. Both were wounded at Shiloh, Ellis would die from his wounds.
Inscription.
U.S.
15th Illinois, 25th Indiana,
Veatch's (2d) Brig., Hurlbut's (4th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

These regiments occupied this position Sunday afternoon and night, April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 150.)
 
Location. 35° 9.049′ N, 88° 19.605′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Pittsburg Landing Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located south of the visitor center, along Grant's Last Line, in 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. Welker's Battery (a few steps from this marker); 64th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 68th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 56th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 5th Ohio Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); 65th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Lauman's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 28th Ill., 32nd Ill., 41st Ill. (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
15th Illinois - 25th Indiana Position image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
2. 15th Illinois - 25th Indiana Position
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 574 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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