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

Camp of 28th Illinois Infantry

Williams’ Brigade -- Hurlbut's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
Camp of 28th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. Camp of 28th Illinois Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
Camp of
28th Illinois Infantry,
Williams' (1st) Brig., Hurlbut's (4th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

First position in line of battle April 6, 1862, was 1/2 mile south, at south side of Peach Orchard.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number A41.)
 
Location. 35° 8.283′ N, 88° 19.95′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Hamburg-Savannah Road 0.2 miles south of Brown's Ferry Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. 100 yards west of the road on a path. 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. Jackson's Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp of 32nd Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); Smith's Brigade (about 500 feet away); Alabama State Memorial (about 500 feet away); 8th Iowa Infantry (about 700 feet away); 19th Alabama Monument (about 700 feet away); Powell's Battery (about 700 feet away); 14th Iowa Infantry (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Camp of 28th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. Camp of 28th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking east.
Camp of 28th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
3. Camp of 28th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking southeast from Cloud Field.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 4, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 4, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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