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To better understand the movements of the 17th Illinois, study each marker in the order shown.
 
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By Craig Swain, March 16, 2009
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Tennessee (Hardin County), Shiloh — 17th Illinois Infantry — Raith's Brigade - McClearnand's Division — Army of the Tennessee
(Front):Illinois 17th Infantry 3d Brigade - Raith 1st Division - McClernand Army of the Tennessee (Plaque on Back):17th Infantry. 1. Lieut.-Col. Enos P. Wood. 2. Major Francis M. Smith. This regiment formed the right of the Third . . . — Map (db m42956) HM
Tennessee (Hardin County), Shiloh — 30 — 17th Illinois Infantry — Raith's Brigade - McClernand's Division — Army of the Tennessee
U.S. 17th Illinois Infantry, Raith's (3d) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div., Army of the Tennessee. This regiment was engaged here, supporting Schwartz's battery, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. April 6, 1862. It then fell back 900 yards to . . . — Map (db m43000) HM
Tennessee (Hardin County), Shiloh — 31 — 17th Illinois Infantry — Raith's Brigade - McClernand's Division — Army of the Tennessee
U.S. 17th Illinois Infantry, Raith's (3d) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div., Army of the Tennessee. This regiment was engaged here from 11 a.m. To 11.30 a.m. April 6, 1862. It then retired to Jones Field where it supported Taylor's . . . — Map (db m43001) HM
Tennessee (Hardin County), Shiloh — 32 — 17th Illinois Infantry - 49th Illinois Infantry — Raith's Brigade - McClernand's Division — Army of the Tennessee
U.S. 17th Illinois, 49th Illinois, Raith's (3d) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div., Army of the Tennessee. These regiments were engaged here at 4:30 P.M. April 6, 1862 and bivouacked here Sunday night. They were attached to Marsh's . . . — Map (db m42811) HM
Tennessee (Hardin County), Shiloh — 43 — 17th Illinois Infantry - 49th Illinois Infantry — Raith's Brigade - McClernand's Division — Army of the Tennessee
U.S. 17th Illinois, 49th Illinois, Raith's (3d) Brig., McClernand's (1st) Div., Army of the Tennessee. These regiments were engaged here, in support of Taylor's Battery, from 11.30 A.M. to 2 P.M. April 6, 1862. They then fell back to . . . — Map (db m43002) HM
Tennessee (Hardin County), Shiloh — 58 — McAllister's Battery — McClernand's Division — Army of the Tennessee
U.S. Army of the Tennessee. McAllister's Battery, 45th, 43d, 49th, 17th, 20th, and 49th Illinois, McClernand's (1st) Division. This battery, with three guns, was engaged here about 4 P.M., April 6, 1862. At 9 a.m. on the 7th, with . . . — Map (db m42999) HM
Tennessee (Hardin County), Shiloh — 59 — McAllister's Battery — McClernand's Division — Army of the Tennessee
U.S. Army of the Tennessee McAllister's Battery 45th, 43rd, 49th, 17th, 20th, and 48th Illinois, McClernand's (1st) Division. This battery, reduced to two guns, and six regiments of Illinois infantry, in order from left to right as . . . — Map (db m43003) HM

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