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

32nd Illinois Infantry

Williams’ Brigade - Hurlbut's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
32nd Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
1. 32nd Illinois Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
32d Illinois Infantry,
Williams' (1st) Brig., Hurlbut's (4th) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

This regiment was engaged here from about 11.30 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 6, 1862, when it fell back to its camp, and at 4 p.m. retired to the siege guns.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 142.)
 
Location. 35° 7.9′ N, 88° 19.75′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker can be reached from Hamburg-Savannah Road ¼ mile north of Hamburg-Purdy Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. On a trail in the woods, 60 yards east of a small field opposite the Peach Orchard on the east side of Hamburg-Savannah road. 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. A different marker also named 32nd Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 12th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away); Battery A, 1st Illinois Artillery (about 400 feet away); 50th Illinois Infantry
32nd Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 17, 2011
2. 32nd Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking south.
(about 400 feet away); a different marker also named 9th Illinois Infantry (about 400 feet away); General Albert Sidney Johnston (about 500 feet away); Jackson's Brigade (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 May 8, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 390 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 8, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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