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Memorial to North Carolina Militia

 
 
Memorial to North Carolina Militia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Keller, September 3, 2017
1. Memorial to North Carolina Militia Marker
Inscription.
Erected April 13th, 1938
by the
National Society United States Daughters of 1812
of
North Carolina

Memorial to North Carolina Militia, stationed at Deepwater Point, about one mile northeast of Southport on the water front, several companies of major John A. Lillington's detachment July - December 1812: the Brunswick Regiment (Moore's) July - August 1813: Several Companies of Major John A. Cameron's command September 1813 - January 1814
Mary Louisa Jackson Cooper, State President Ettie Brown, State Chairman.
 
Erected 1938 by National Society United States Daughters of 1812 of North Carolina.
 
Location. 33° 55.068′ N, 78° 1.004′ W. Marker is in Southport, North Carolina, in Brunswick County. Marker is on E. Bay Street near South Davis Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Southport NC 28461, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Johnston (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Johnston (within shouting distance of this marker); Josiah Martin (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named
Memorial to North Carolina Militia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Keller, September 3, 2017
2. Memorial to North Carolina Militia Marker
Fort Johnston (within shouting distance of this marker); Bald Head Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); (Map of the First 100 Lots) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mrs. Jessie Stevens Taylor (about 300 feet away); Catalino Tingzon (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southport.
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 3, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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