30th Indiana Infantry

30th Indiana Infantry (HMPYX)

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

N 35° 8.368', W 88° 21.053'

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Kirk's Brigade — McCook's Division

— Army of the Ohio —

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30th
Regiment
Infantry
Commanded by
Col. Sion S. Bass,
5th Brigade - Col. E.N. Kirk -
2nd Division - Gen. McCook -
Army of the Ohio.
Indiana

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30th
Infantry.
Commanded by
Col. Sion S. Bass
(mortally wounded)
Lieut. Col. Joseph B. Dodge,
Major Orin Hurd.

This regiment arrived on the battlefield Monday, April 7, 1862, at 6 a.m.; went to the front and right center of army. At 10 a.m. was in line in reserve on the right of Gen. Rousseau's brigade; advanced and formed on this line about 12 m. It was furiously assaulted by the enemy for two hours, when the enemy gave way in retreat. Here Col. Bass fell mortally wounded. Casualties—killed, 12 men; wounded, 6 officers and 109 men; missing, 2 men; total, 129.
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HM NumberHMPYX
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Marker NumberM086
Placed ByState of Indiana
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Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 8:06pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 376935 N 3889344
Decimal Degrees35.13946667, -88.35088333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 8.368', W 88° 21.053'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 8' 22.08" N, 88° 21' 3.18" W
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Area Code(s)731
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 359 Sherman Rd, Shiloh TN 38376, US
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