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Indiana Historical Bureau

IHB > Historical Markers > Find a Marker > Battle of Perryville Battle of Perryville

Location: Perryville, Kentucky

Erected by the Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission, 1963.

ID# : KY.1963


This marker is dedicated to all the Indiana men who served the Union at the Battle of Perryville. Fourteen regiments of Indiana Volunteers and five batteries of light artillery participated. The dedication and courage of the Hoosier soldiers present were well symbolized by the heroic stand make by Lt. Charles Parsons and his battery at this spot.