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

9th Illinois Infantry

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

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
9th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. 9th Illinois Infantry Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
9th Illinois Infantry,
McArthur's (2d) Brig., W.H.L. Wallace's (2d) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

This regiment occupied this position in line of battle from Sunday at 5 p.m. April 6, 1862 to Monday morning when it took position as reserve for 4th Division.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 74.)
 
Location. 35° 9.064′ N, 88° 19.778′ W. Marker is near Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Pittsburg Landing Road 0.1 miles west of Corinth-Pittsburg Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. 70 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. 2nd Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 7th Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 3rd Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away); 8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa (about 500 feet away); 81st Ohio Infantry (about 500 feet away); Hickenlooper's Battery
9th Illinois Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. 9th Illinois Infantry Marker
Looking south.
(about 600 feet away); 28th Ill., 32nd Ill., 41st Ill. (about 700 feet away); 68th Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles 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 265 times since then and 27 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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