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Four Oaks in Johnston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
General Joseph Eggleston Johnston
 
General Joseph Eggleston Johnston Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
1. General Joseph Eggleston Johnston Marker
 
Inscription.
“Defender of the Southland to the end”

In memory and honor of Confederate soldiers
who fought at Bentonville Battlefield, North Carolina
during March 19-21, 1865

Erected by Sons of Confederate Veterans
Dedicated March 20, 2010

Sculptor: Carl W. Regutti

 
Erected 2010 by Sons of Confederate Veterans.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
 
Location. 35° 18.218′ N, 78° 18.955′ W. Marker is in Four Oaks, North Carolina, in Johnston County. Marker is on Harper House Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located on the Bentonville Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Four Oaks NC 27524, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Federal Artillery (approx. mile away); Confederate Cemetery (approx. mile away); Confederate Dead Monument (approx. mile away); Honoring the Dead of the Battle of Bentonville (approx. mile away); Texas (approx. 0.3 miles away); North Carolina Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); North Carolinians at the Battle of Bentonville (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Four Oaks.
 
General Joseph Eggleston Johnston Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
2. General Joseph Eggleston Johnston Marker
 

 
Also see . . .  Biography of Joseph E. Johnston. (Submitted on August 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
3. Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield
The site of the Gen. Joseph E. Johnston Monument is still under construction. Note the pile of bricks behind the statue.
 
 
Gen. Joseph E. Johnston Statue Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
4. Gen. Joseph E. Johnston Statue
 
 
Gen. Johnston Points the Way Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
5. Gen. Johnston Points the Way
 
 
Closeup of Gen. Johnston Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
6. Closeup of Gen. Johnston
 
 
General Joseph Eggleston Johnston Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
7. General Joseph Eggleston Johnston Monument
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 651 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on August 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
 
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