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

8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa

Hare's Brigade - McClernand's Division

 

—Army of the Tennessee —

 
8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
1. 8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa Marker
Inscription.
U. S.
8th Ill., 18th Ill., 13th Iowa,
Hare's (1st) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div.,
Army of the Tennessee.

These regiments occupied this part of the line at 5 p.m. April 6, 1862 and bivouacked here Sunday night. They served with Tuttle's command on Monday and were engaged south-west of Review Field.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 9.)
 
Location. 35° 9.048′ N, 88° 19.681′ 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. 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); 28th Ill., 32nd Ill., 41st Ill. (within shouting distance of this marker); 7th Iowa Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 2nd Iowa Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 68th Ohio Infantry (about
8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, March 18, 2011
2. 8th Illinois, 18th Illinois, 13th Iowa Marker
Looking south.
400 feet away); 15th Illinois - 25th Indiana (about 400 feet away); Welker's Battery (about 400 feet away); 64th Ohio Infantry (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shiloh.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the movements of the 8th Illinois, study each marker in the order shown.
 
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 270 times since then and 24 times this year. Last updated on May 31, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. 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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