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Near Newton Grove in Johnston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Federal Junction

 
 
Federal Junction Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
1. Federal Junction Marker
Inscription.
Sherman’s Left and
Right Wings joined
forces here during the
afternoon of March 20,
1865. They constructed
works across the road
and skirmished with
the Confederates.

 
Erected by Archives and Highway Commission. (Marker Number HHH-18.)
 
Location. 35° 19.092′ N, 78° 17.009′ W. Marker is near Newton Grove, North Carolina, in Johnston County. Marker is on Harper House Road (Local Route 1008), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located on the Bentonville Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Newton Grove NC 28366, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sherman's Right Wing Arrives at Bentonville (approx. 0.2 miles away); March 20th— Johnston Remains on the Battlefield (approx. 0.2 miles away); Main Union Line (approx. 0.4 miles away); Main Confederate Line (approx. 0.6 miles away); N. C. Junior Reserves (approx. 0.8 miles away); Merging of the Armies (approx. 0.8 miles away); Confederate North Carolina Junior Reserve Line (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bentonville (approx. 0.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Bentonville Battlefield.
Bentonville Battlefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
2. Bentonville Battlefield Marker
This is marker # 22 along the Bentonville Battlefield Driving Tour.
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. War, US Civil
 
Marker on Harper House Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 3, 2010
3. Marker on Harper House Road
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 476 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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