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

North Carolina Troops

 
 
North Carolina Troops Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2006
1. North Carolina Troops Marker
Inscription.
In memory of the
North Carolina Troops
that so valiantly
resisted the advance
of a superior
Federal army at the
Battle of Averasboro
March 15-16, 1865

Fiftieth North Carolina Regiment
Seventy Seventh North Carolina Regiment
Tenth Battalion North Carolina
Heavy Artillery


Left Marker:
Local units engaged here
50th N.C. Regiment
Co. H Harnett County
Co. C Johnston County
Co. D Johnston County
10th N. C. Battalion
Co. B Harnett County

Right Marker:
First at Bethel
Farthest to the front at
Gettysburg and Chickamauga
Last at Appomattox

Back of Monument:
Erected by the
County of Harnett

Chicora Chapter United
Daughters of the Confederacy

Averasboro Battleground
Centennial Commission

1968

 
Erected 1968 by County of Harnett, Chicora Chapter UDC, Averasboro Battleground Centennial Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 35° 15.814′ N, 78° 40.397′ W. Marker is near Dunn, North Carolina, in Harnett County. Marker is on North Carolina Route 82, on the
Back of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
2. Back of Monument
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 marker. Confederate Soldiers of McLaws Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Averasboro (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Averasboro (within shouting distance of this marker); South Carolina Troops at Battle of Averasboro, NC (within shouting distance of this marker); Men of South Carolina (within shouting distance of this marker); Chicora Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Headquarters (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); North Carolina (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dunn.
 
More about this marker. The center portion of the marker contains an image of a North Carolina soldier. The top of the marker features the crossed flags of North Carolina and the Confederacy.
 
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
Markers in Chicora Cemetery Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
3. Markers in Chicora Cemetery
Several markers are located in the Chicora Civil War Cemetery.
. 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
 
North Carolina Troops Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
4. North Carolina Troops Marker
Marker in Chicora Civil War Cemetery Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2006
5. Marker in Chicora Civil War Cemetery
Marker, which can be seem in the background, is on the grounds of the Chicora Civil War Cemetery, dedicated May 10, 1872.
Averasboro Battlefield Museum Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2006
6. Averasboro Battlefield Museum
The marker is located across the street and just south of the Averasboro Battlefield Museum.
Crossed flags on the North Carolina Troops Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
7. Crossed flags on the North Carolina Troops Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,048 times since then and 93 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.   5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   7. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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