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Four Oaks in Johnston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Main Charge

 
 
Confederate Main Charge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
1. Confederate Main Charge Marker
Inscription.
After overrunning two
Union lines above
this road, the Confed-
erates crossed here
in the main assault
of March 19, 1865.
Union reinforcements
halted their advance
in the woods below
the road.

 
Erected by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number HHH-11.)
 
Location. 35° 18.663′ N, 78° 18.339′ W. Marker is in Four Oaks, North Carolina, in Johnston County. Marker is at the intersection of Harper House Road and Battlefield Road, on the left when traveling east on Harper House Road. 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. Confederate High Tide (approx. mile away); Confederate Attacks (approx. mile away); Union Artillery at the Morris Farm (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fighting Below the Road (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cole Farmhouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fighting South of the Goldsboro Road: The “Bull Pen” (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fighting at the Cole Plantation: The “Battle of Acorn Run” (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Union Attack (approx. 0.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
2. Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield
This is marker # 10 along the Bentonville Battlefield Driving Tour.

1. Bentonville Battlefield. North Carolina Historic Sites website. (Submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Bentonville. CWSAC Battle Summaries website. (Submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Marker on Harper House Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
3. Marker on Harper House Road
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 456 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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