Near Dunn in Cumberland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
22nd GA BN 28th GA BN
Hanleiter’s BN Manigault’s BN
2nd SC Heavy Arty BN
Gist Guard Arty
6th NC BN Armory Guards
1st SC Inf (Reg)
1st SC Heavy Arty BN
Lucas’s SC BN
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Dedicated to the
who fought and died
the Battle of Averasboro
March 15-16, 1865
Location. 35° 15.114′ N, 78° 40.834′ W. Marker is near Dunn, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Burnett Road (State Highway 82), on the right when traveling south. Marker is on Burnett Road, just south of the Harnett County line. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dunn NC 28335, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate First Line (a few steps from this marker); Battle of Averasboro (within shouting distance of this marker); Rhett’s Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 20th Corps Confederate Second Line (approx. ¼ mile away); "Oak Grove" (approx. ¼ mile away); Federal Artillery (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Averasboro (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dunn.
Also see . . . History of the Battle of Averasboro. Averasboro Battlefield Commission. (Submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,329 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.