43rd Illinois Infantry

43rd Illinois Infantry (HMPYK)

Location: Shiloh, TN 38376 Hardin County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 8.223', W 88° 21.124'

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Raith's Brigade - McClernand's Division

— Army of the Tennessee —

(front)
Illinois
43rd Infantry
3d Brigade — Raith
1st Division — McClernand
Army of the Tennessee

(back)
43rd Infantry
Commanded by
Lieut.-Col. A. Engelman.

This regiment formed on its color line on the morning of April 6, 1862, and moved forward to a position supporting Waterhouse's Battery, which was held until 10:00 A.M., when it fell back to this point and formed a line with the rest of the brigade. Its loss in the battle was 5 officers and 45 men killed; 7 officers and 111 men wounded; 29 men missing; total 197.
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HM NumberHMPYK
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Marker NumberM062
Placed ByState of Illinois
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Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 6:26pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 376823 N 3889078
Decimal Degrees35.13705000, -88.35206667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 8.223', W 88° 21.124'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 8' 13.38" N, 88° 21' 7.44" W
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Area Code(s)731
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 244-254 Hamburg Purdy Rd, Shiloh TN 38376, US
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