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

46th Illinois Infantry

Veatch's Brigade - Hurlbut's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
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By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
1. 46th Illinois Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U.S.
46th Illinois Infantry,
Veatch's (2d) Brig., Hurlbut's (4th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

This regiment occupied this position in McClernand's seventh line at 4.30 P.M. April 6, 1862, and bivouacked here Sunday night.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 153.)
 
Location. 35° 9.151′ N, 88° 20.183′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Hamburg-Savannah Road 0.2 miles south of State Highway 22, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Hamburg-Savannah Road is an unpaved pedestrian route in this area, 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. 17th Illinois Infantry - 49th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); McArthur (within shouting distance of this marker); 43rd Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 13th Missouri Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Buckland's Brigade
46th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, November 20, 2010
2. 46th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking south.
(about 500 feet away); Hickenlooper's Battery (about 700 feet away); Marsh's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); 9th Illinois Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles 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 December 18, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 373 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2010, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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