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

14th Iowa Infantry

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

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
14th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 14th Iowa Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
14th Iowa Infantry,
Tuttle's (1st) Brig., W.H.L.Wallace's (2d) Div., Army of the Tennessee.
At this place the 14th Iowa, while marching by rear rank, was intercepted by a Confederate force at 5 p.m. April 6, 1862. After an engagement of 15 minutes the enemy was dispersed and this regiment continued its retreat to the camp of 32d Illinois.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 70.)
 
Location. 35° 8.184′ N, 88° 20.208′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hornet's Nest Loop 0.2 miles north of Sunken Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located 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. 9th Kentucky Infantry (here, next to this marker); Wisconsin State Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); 12th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 13th Kentucky Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 11th Kentucky Infantry
14th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 14th Iowa Infantry Marker
Looking north along Hornets' Nest Loop. 9th Kentucky Infantry Tablet in background.
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Richardson's Battery (about 300 feet away); 61st Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away); 23rd Missouri Infantry (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
14th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. 14th Iowa Infantry Marker
Looking east from Hornets' Nest Loop.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 25, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 352 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 25, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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