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

Union Line, March 20

 
 
Union Line   March 20 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
1. Union Line   March 20 Marker
Inscription.
Trenches in the woods
behind this marker
formed the extreme
right of the Union
line on March 20. This
sector was occupied
by the XVII Corps,
commanded by Maj. Gen.
F. P. Blair.

 
Erected by Archives and Highway Commission. (Marker Number HHH-29.)
 
Location. 35° 19.873′ N, 78° 16.367′ W. Marker is in Four Oaks, North Carolina, in Johnston County. Marker is on Bentonville Road (Local Route 1197), on the right when traveling north. 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. The Battle Shifts East: Fighting on March 21 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Uncle Billy" Comes to Bentonville (about 300 feet away); Union Headquarters (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mower’s Attack (approx. ¾ mile away); Union Line, March 21 (approx. ¾ mile away); Main Union Line (approx. 0.8 miles away); Main Confederate Line (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hardee’s Charge (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Four Oaks.
 
Also see . . .
1. Bentonville Battlefield. North
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 # 20 along the Bentonville Battlefield Driving Tour.
Carolina Historic Sites website. (Submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Bentonville. CWSAC Battle Summaries website. (Submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Marker on Bentonville Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
3. Marker on Bentonville Road
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 439 times since then and 19 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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