Near Dunn in Cumberland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
1st Brigade 2nd Brigade
5th Conn. 46th PA. 2nd Mass. 13th NJ
123rd NY. 141st NY. 107th NY. 150th NY.
82nd Ill. 101st Ill.
61st Oh. 82nd Oh.
143rd NY. 31st Wisc
1stBrigade 2nd Brigade
70th Ind. 102nd Ill. 33rd Ind. 85th Ind.
105th Ill. 129th Ill. 19th Mi. 22nd Wisc.
20th Conn. 33rd Mass.
55th Oh. 73rd Oh.
1st NY Light, Batteries I and M
1st Oh Light, Battery C
Pa Indpt Battery E Light Arty
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Dedicated to the
who fought and died
the Battle of Averasboro
March 14-16, 1865
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1865.
Location. 35° 15.118′ N, 78° 40.863′ W. Marker is near Dunn, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Burnett Road, on the right when travelingTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dunn NC 28334, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Taliaferro’s Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Averasboro (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate First Line (within shouting distance of this marker); Rhett’s Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 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.
More about this marker. The back of the marker contains the insignia of the 20th corps (a Star).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 12, 2022. It was originally submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,456 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.