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Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Col. Arthur Forbis

 
 
Col. Arthur Forbis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 19, 2006
1. Col. Arthur Forbis Marker
Inscription.
In Honor of
Col. Arthur Forbis
of the N.C. Troops
who fell at his
post in the
discharge of duty
on this memorable
field of battle.
March 15, 1791.

Presented by
McGalliard & Huske
July, 4 1887.

 
Erected 1887 by McGalliard & Huske.
 
Location. 36° 7.82′ N, 79° 50.836′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is on Tour Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, on the Auto Tour between the Visitor Center and stop 2. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27410, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Local Hero ( here, next to this marker); Fragmented Attack ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Guilford Courthouse National Military Park ( about 400 feet away); The Battle Begins ( about 400 feet away); Captain James Morehead ( about 400 feet away); Crown Forces at the Battle of Guilford Courthouse ( about 400 feet away); Capt. James Tate ( about 500 feet away); Monument Row ( about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Also see . . .
Markers in Guilford Courthouse NMP image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 1, 2010
2. Markers in Guilford Courthouse NMP
Two markers can be found at this location in Guilford Courthouse National Military Park. Both of these honor Col. Arthur Forbis.
1. Guilford Courthouse National Military Park. National Park Service. (Submitted on September 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Guilford Courthouse. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on September 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

3. The Battle of Guilford Courthouse 1781. An account of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse from a British perspective from BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on September 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable EventsNotable PersonsNotable PlacesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Guilford Courthouse National Military Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 19, 2006
3. Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
The Col. Arthur Forbis monument is located on the tour road in Guilford Courthouse National Military Park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 931 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2. submitted on August 1, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on September 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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