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

Chicora Cemetery

 
 
Chicora Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
1. Chicora Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
In grateful memory of
the brave men who sleep
in Chicora Cemetery.
They fought their last fight
March 16, 1865
on this third line breastworks
of Averasboro Battlefield.

 
Erected 1926 by United Daughters of the Confederacy – Chicora Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 35° 15.84′ N, 78° 40.379′ 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 located inside Chicora Civil War Cemetery. 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. Men of South Carolina (here, next to this marker); Battle of Averasboro (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Soldiers of McLaws Division (within shouting distance of this marker); South Carolina Troops at Battle of Averasboro, NC (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Headquarters (within shouting distance
Marker on the Averasboro Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
2. Marker on the Averasboro Battlefield
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 August 11, 2010, 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 August 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Marker in Chicora Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
3. Marker in Chicora Cemetery
Chicora Civil War Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
4. Chicora Civil War Cemetery
The marker is located on the Averasboro Battlefield, inside Chicora Civil War Cemetery.
Alfred Henry Angel image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
5. Alfred Henry Angel
grave marker located inside fenced area of cemetery.
Lt. Col. R. De Treville image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
6. Lt. Col. R. De Treville
Marker located inside fenced area of cemetery.
Civil War Era Cabin image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
7. Civil War Era Cabin
Built circa 1824
Used as slave housing
Relocated from Lebanon Plantation in 1961 and Restored
Averasboro Battlefield
Chicora Cemetery sidewalk image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
8. Chicora Cemetery sidewalk
Sidewalk constructed as Eagle Scout Projects by BSA Troop 711 Dunn, NC Scouts Joel Wesley Sills, G. Blakeley Herring. In memory of Eagle Scout A. Woodrow (Woody) Hill, Jr., a charter member of the Troop. August 1997
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 801 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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