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Anderson

 
 
Anderson Marker - Front Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 6, 2013
1. Anderson Marker - Front Inscription
Inscription.
Geo. B. Anderson
Brigadier General
Confederate States
Army

Born April 12th 1831.
Died Oct. 16th 1862
of a wound received
at the battle of Sharpsburg.

( Back of Monument : )
Seven Pines
Mechanicsville
Cold Harbor
Malvern Hill
South Mountain
Sharpsburg

 
Location. 35° 47.134′ N, 78° 37.651′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is on Poplar Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located in the Confederacy Cemetery in Oakwood Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Soldiers Memoial (within shouting distance of this marker); CSS H.L. Hunley Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Unknown NC Soldier CSA (within shouting distance of this marker); Shotwell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Monument (about 300 feet away); North Carolina Confederate POWs (about 300 feet away); William Ruffin Cox (about 700 feet away); Worth Bagley (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Raleigh.
 
Also see . . .  George B. Anderson Bio-Sketch.
Anderson Marker - Rear Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 6, 2013
2. Anderson Marker - Rear Inscription
Sons of Confederate Veterans North Carolina Division website. (Submitted on February 11, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Anderson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 6, 2013
3. Anderson Marker
Anderson Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 6, 2013
4. Anderson Marker Detail
George B. Anderson Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 6, 2013
5. George B. Anderson Memorial
Anderson Marker in Oakwood Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 6, 2013
6. Anderson Marker in Oakwood Cemetery
George Anderson Mortuary Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2011
7. George Anderson Mortuary Monument
George Anderson was one of six generals who died as a result of the September 17, 1862 Battle of Sharpsburg (Antietam).
Anderson Monument on the Antietam Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 11, 2011
8. Anderson Monument on the Antietam Battlefield
Brigadier General
George B. Anderson
C.S.A.
Mortally wounded
235 yards S 19 W
George B. Anderson image. Click for full size.
from Wikipedia
9. George B. Anderson
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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