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
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 traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is on Burnett Road, just south of the Harnett County line. Marker is in this post office area: Dunn NC 28335, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Averasboro (within shouting distance of this marker); Taliaferro’s Division 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).
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 1,258 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.