|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
County - Shiloh Battlefield
Iowa 3rd Infantry Regiment Monument
This regiment was on the left of the Union line at Shiloh on April 6,1862. Of 560 men in the battle, there were 23 killed, 134 wounded and 30 missing. The monument was dedicated on November 22, 1906. On the Hamburg-Savannah Road, go to the Peach Orchard and note the log cabin to the west - the monument is tucked in the woods about 100 yards southwest of the log cabin. Photos taken 9/30/08.