Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
29th Illinois Infantry
Raith's Brigade - McClernand's Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
29th Illinois Infantry,
Raith's (3d) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
This regiment was engaged here at 4.30 p.m. April 6, 1862 and assisted in repelling a cavalry charge and an attack by Pond's brigade. It then retired to the siege guns.
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 34.)
Location. 35° 8.764′ N, 88° 20.206′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Cavalry Road ¼ mile west of Hamburg-Savannah Road, on the right when traveling west. 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. Camp of 15th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 52nd Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Illinois - 25th Indiana (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); McAllister's Battery (about 500 feet away); Confederate Burial Trench (about 500 feet away); 13th Iowa Infantry 18th Lousiana - Orleans Guard - 16th Louisiana (about 600 feet away); 53rd Ohio 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 28, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 385 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.