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

7th Iowa Infantry

Tuttle's Brigade - W.H.L. Wallace's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
7th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. 7th Iowa Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
7th Iowa Infantry,
Tuttle's (1st) Brig., W.H.L. Wallace's (2d) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

This position, in the line of battle Sunday night, April 6, 1862, was held by the 7th Iowa Infantry. The regiment bivouacked here and next day was engaged near south-west corner of the Review Field.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 64.)
 
Location. 35° 9.056′ N, 88° 19.725′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Pittsburg Landing Road and Corinth-Pittsburg Road, on the right when traveling east on Pittsburg Landing Road. Touch for map. 50 yards south of Pittsburg Landing 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. 3rd Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 2nd Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Illinois Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 28th Ill., 32nd Ill., 41st Ill.
7th Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. 7th Iowa Infantry Marker
Looking west.
(about 400 feet away); 68th Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away); 15th Illinois - 25th Indiana (about 600 feet away); Welker's Battery (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 29, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 317 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 29, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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