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Near Dunn in Harnett County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Men of South Carolina

 
 
Men of South Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2006
1. Men of South Carolina Marker
Inscription.
On this field March 15-16,
1865, men of South Carolina
stood with men of other
Southern states and
fought bloodily and
bravely for their beliefs
and way of life. In doing
so they wrote their
names in imperishable
letters in the book of
glory.

[Back of Monument: ]
Erected by
South Carolina
Confederate
War Centennial
Commission

Governor Donald S. Russell
Rep. John A. May, Chr.         Dr. Daniel W. Hollis
Hon. Julian Metz, C. Chr.        Mrs. W.A. King
Hon. Roddey L. Bell         Col. S. Perrin Toole
Sen. John D. Long        Mrs. Archie C. Watson
Sen. L.L. Hester        Mrs. B.D. Wofford

March 20, 1965

 
Erected 1965 by South Carolina Confederate War Centennial Commission.
 
Location. 35° 15.838′ N, 78° 40.376′ W. Marker is near Dunn, North Carolina, in Harnett County. Marker is on McLellon Road (North Carolina Route 82), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Chicora Civil War Cemetery, just south of and across from the Averasboro Battlefield Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Dunn NC 28335, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this
Rear of Men of South Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
2. Rear of Men of South Carolina Marker
marker. Chicora Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Battle of Averasboro (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Soldiers of McLaws Division (a few steps from this marker); South Carolina Troops at Battle of Averasboro, NC (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina Troops (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Averasboro (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dunn.
 
Also see . . .
1. Chicora Cemetery. Averasboro Battlefield and Museum website. (Submitted on February 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Averasboro - March 16, 1865. Marion County in the War Between the States - SCGenWeb site. (Submitted on February 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Marker on the Averasboro Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2006
3. Marker on the Averasboro Battlefield
Marker in Chicora Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
4. Marker in Chicora Cemetery
Men of South Carolina Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
5. Men of South Carolina Marker
Looking south in Chicora Cemetery
Civil War Era Cabin image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2006
6. Civil War Era Cabin
This cabin, located near the marker, was built circa 1824. It was and relocated here from the Lebanon Plantation in 1964.
Chicora Civil War Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2006
7. Chicora Civil War Cemetery
Marker is on the grounds of the Chicora Civil War Cemetery, dedicated May 10, 1872.
Men of South Carolina Marker detail image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
8. Men of South Carolina Marker detail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,139 times since then and 134 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.   6, 7. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   8. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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