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Kittrell in Vance County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Cemetery

 
 
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
1. Confederate Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  Graves of 52 soldiers, individually marked, who died in the Kittrell Springs Hotel hospital, 1864-65, are ½ mi. NE.
 
Erected 1962 by NC Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number GGG-1.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list.
 
Location. 36° 13.373′ N, 78° 26.603′ W. Marker is in Kittrell, North Carolina, in Vance County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 1 and Main Street, on the left when traveling south on U.S. 1. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kittrell NC 27544, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kittrell’s Springs (within shouting distance of this marker); The Glass House (within shouting distance of this marker); Kittrell College (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kittrell Confederate Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); "Tiny" Broadwick
Kittrell Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
2. Kittrell Marker
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(approx. 5.9 miles away); Harris Meeting House (approx. 7.7 miles away); Corbitt Company (approx. 7.9 miles away); Harriet-Henderson Strike (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kittrell.
 
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
3. Confederate Cemetery Marker
Kittrell Confederate Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
4. Kittrell Confederate Cemetery
The Confederate Cemetery is located on W Chavis Road, about ½ mile northeast of the marker.
Confederate Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2010
5. Confederate Cemetery
Fifty four Confederate soldiers from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Georgia who died at Kittrell Springs General Hospital Number 1 were laid to rest here. All but four of these soldiers are identified. The graves of the four unknowns are seen in this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 31, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 923 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 31, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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May. 20, 2022