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

2nd Iowa Infantry

Tuttle's Brigade - W.H.L. Wallace's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
2nd Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 2nd Iowa Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
Army of the Tennessee.
2d Iowa Infantry,
Tuttle's (1st) Brigade,
W.H.L. Wallace's (2d) Division.

This regiment was sent to reenforce General Nelson and by his order made a charge from this position at about 1 p.m. April 7, 1862, driving the enemy beyond the field.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 62.)
 
Location. 35° 7.953′ N, 88° 20.002′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Sunken Road 0.1 miles west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is about 100 yards southwest of the Bloody Pond 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. 61st Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 3rd Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away); 32d Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); The Peach Orchard (about 500 feet away); Mann's Battery (about 500 feet away); Ross' Battery
2nd Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 2nd Iowa Infantry Marker
Marker with William Manse George cabin in the background to the southwest.
(about 500 feet away); Gladden's Brigade (about 500 feet away); 28th Illinois Infantry (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
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 455 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 22, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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