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Goldsboro in Wayne County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Kenneth C. Royall

 
 
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By Craig Swain, May 7, 2010
1. Kenneth C. Royall Marker
Inscription. Last Sec'y of War & first Sec'y of Army, 1947-49. Attorney; state senator; brig. gen., 1943-45. Led military justice reform. Home was here.
 
Erected 1977 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number F 52.)
 
Location. 35° 23.179′ N, 77° 59.865′ W. Marker is in Goldsboro, North Carolina, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of West Ash Street (Business U.S. 70) and North James Street, on the right when traveling west on West Ash Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Goldsboro NC 27530, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Foster's Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Sherman's March (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); North Carolina Railroad (about 600 feet away); Charles B. Aycock (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gertrude Weil (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wm. T. Dortch (approx. 0.3 miles away); Seymour Johnson AFB History / 4th Fighter Wing History Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wayne County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Goldsboro.
 
Also see . . .  Kenneth C. Royall. Among the most important cases taken by Royall was
Kenneth C. Royall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 7, 2010
2. Kenneth C. Royall Marker
the defense of German saboteurs, captured on Long Island in World War II. Denied an appeal for civilian court trials, the case set a precedence. (Submitted on June 5, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. GovernmentMilitaryWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 451 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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