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

2nd Iowa Infantry

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

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

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

This tablet marks the position held by the 2d Iowa Infantry in the last line of battle Sunday, April 6, 1862.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 61.)
 
Location. 35° 9.06′ N, 88° 19.749′ 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. 90 yards west of intersection. 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. 7th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Illinois Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 3rd Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 28th Ill., 32nd Ill., 41st Ill. (about 500 feet away); 81st Ohio Infantry
2nd Iowa Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. 2nd Iowa Infantry Marker
Looking south.
(about 600 feet away); 68th Ohio Infantry (about 700 feet away); 15th Illinois - 25th Indiana (about 700 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 281 times since then and 20 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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