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

3rd Iowa Infantry

Williams’ Brigade - Hurlbut's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
3rd Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 3rd Iowa Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
3d Iowa Infantry,
Williams' (1st) Brig., Hurlbut's (4th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee
This tablet marks position held by the 3d Iowa infantry from 2 P.M. to 3 P.M. April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 135.)
 
Location. 35° 7.958′ N, 88° 20.069′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Sunken Road 0.1 miles west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Tablet is on Sunken Road, an unpaved pedestrian-only route 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. Gladden's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 2nd Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ross' Battery (about 400 feet away); 44th Indiana Infantry (about 400 feet away); 32d Illinois Infantry (about 500 feet away); 31st Indiana Infantry (about 600 feet away); 61st Illinois Infantry (about 700 feet away); 25th Kentucky Infantry (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
3rd Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 3rd Iowa Infantry Marker
Looking south in the direction from which the Confederate troops attacked.
3rd Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. 3rd Iowa Infantry Marker
Looking east along the line of battle, the Sunken Road.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 360 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 22, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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