Near Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
12th Iowa Infantry
Tuttle's Brigade -- W.H.L. Wallace's Division
—Army of the Tennessee —
12th Iowa Infantry,
Tuttle's (1st) Brig., W.H.L. Wallace's (2d) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.
At this place the 12th Iowa Infantry was surrounded, and 429 of its officers and men taken prisoners, at 5.30 p.m. April 6, 1862.
Erected by Shiloh National Battlefield Commission. (Marker Number 68.)
Location. 35° 8.45′ N, 88° 20.05′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth Road ¼ mile south of Corinth-Pittsburg Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. 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. 15th Michigan Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th Wisconsin Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp of 41st Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Boyle's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Memorial (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Confederate Memorial (about 300 feet away); Camp of 3d Iowa Infantry (about 400 feet away); 5th Tennessee Infantry (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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