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Kittrell in Vance County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Cemetery

 
 
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
1. Confederate Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
Graves of 52 soldiers,
individually marked, who
died in the Kittrell
Springs Hotel hospital,
1864-65, are ½ mi. NE.

 
Erected 1962 by NC Archives and Highway Departments.
 
Location. 36° 13.373′ N, 78° 26.603′ W. Marker is in Kittrell, North Carolina, in Vance County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 1 and Main Street, on the left when traveling south on U.S. 1. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kittrell NC 27544, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kittrell’s Springs (within shouting distance of this marker); The Glass House (within shouting distance of this marker); Kittrell Confederate Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); "Tiny" Broadwick (approx. 5.9 miles away); Harris Meeting House (approx. 7.7 miles away); Corbitt Company (approx. 7.9 miles away); Moses A. Hopkins (approx. 8.6 miles away); Central Orphanage of North Carolina (approx. 8.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kittrell.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Kittrell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
2. Kittrell Marker
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
3. Confederate Cemetery Marker
Kittrell Confederate Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
4. Kittrell Confederate Cemetery
The Confederate Cemetery is located on W Chavis Road, about ½ mile northeast of the marker.
Confederate Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
5. Confederate Cemetery
Fifty four Confederate soldiers from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Georgia who died at Kittrell Springs General Hospital Number 1 were laid to rest here. All but four of these soldiers are identified. The graves of the four unknowns are seen in this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 727 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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