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Near Four Oaks in Johnston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Cemetery

 
 
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
1. Confederate Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
The remains of 360
Confederates who fell
in the Battle of
Bentonville lie here.
They were moved to
this plot from other
parts of the battle-
field in 1893. The
monument was erected
at that time.

 
Erected by Archives and Highway Commission. (Marker Number HHH-7.)
 
Location. 35° 18.133′ N, 78° 19.199′ W. Marker is near Four Oaks, North Carolina, in Johnston County. Marker is on Harper House Road east of Mill Creek Church Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located on the Bentonville Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Four Oaks NC 27524, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Dead Monument (a few steps from this marker); Honoring the Dead of the Battle of Bentonville (within shouting distance of this marker); Bentonville Union Soldiers Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Texas (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolinians at the Battle of Bentonville
Confederate Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
2. Confederate Cemetery Marker
This is marker # 7 along the Bentonville Battlefield Driving Tour.
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Union Headquarters (about 700 feet away); Bentonville Battlefield Driving Tour (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Four Oaks.
 
Also see . . .
1. Bentonville Battlefield. North Carolina Historic Sites website. (Submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Bentonville. CWSAC Battle Summaries website. (Submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
3. Marker on the Bentonville Battlefield
Marker on Harper House Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
4. Marker on Harper House Road
The back of the Confederate Cemetery marker can be seen in the photo alongside the road.
Monument to the Confederate Dead image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
5. Monument to the Confederate Dead
This monument was erected in 1893 when the Confederate soldiers were reinterred here.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 651 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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