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12th Iowa Infantry

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

 

Army of the Tennessee

 
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By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 12th Iowa Infantry Marker
Inscription.  
U.S.
12th Iowa Infantry,
Tuttle's (1st) Brig., W.H.L.Wallace's (2d) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This regiment, facing by rear rank, was engaged here about 5 p.m. April 6, 1862. After a short engagement the enemy withdrew and this regiment continued its retreat to 41st Ill. camp.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 67.)
 
Location. 35° 8.222′ N, 88° 20.221′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Eastern Corinth Road 0.2 miles south of Corinth-Pittsburg Road, on the right when traveling north. Located in Shiloh National Military Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 13th Kentucky Infantry (here, next to this marker); Richardson's Battery (a few steps from this marker); 61st Illinois Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Bartlett's Battery (within shouting distance of this
12th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 12th Iowa Infantry Marker
Looking northeast from Eastern Corinth Road.
marker); 59th Ohio Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Kentucky Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 8th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
12th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
3. 12th Iowa Infantry Marker
Looking south along Eastern Corinth Road; Wisconsin State Monument visible in the background.
 

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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 416 times since then and 15 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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