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Laurinburg in Scotland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Our Confederate Heroes

CSA

 

—Comrades 1861-1865 —

 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, June 8, 2012
1. Our Confederate Heroes Marker
Inscription. (Front):
To the Confederate soldiers of Scotland County, the record of whose sublime self-sacrifice and undying devotion to duty in the service of their country is a fond heritage of a loyal posterity.

(Right):
"We care not whence they came, dear, in their lifeless clay; whether unknown or known to fame, their cause and country still the same, they died and wore the gray."

(Left):
"Lest We Forget."
1861-1865.

(Back):
First at Bethel,
Fartherest at Gettysburg
and Chicamauga,
Last at Appomattox
 
Erected 1912.
 
Location. 34° 46.56′ N, 79° 27.64′ W. Marker is in Laurinburg, North Carolina, in Scotland County. Marker is at the intersection of Biggs Street and Roper Street on Biggs Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Laurinburg NC 28352, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Quackenbush (a few steps from this marker); Scotland County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Laurinburg (approx. 0.2 miles away); Edwin Gill (approx. 0.2
Our Confederate Heroes Marker (front) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 8, 2012
2. Our Confederate Heroes Marker (front)
miles away); Terry Sanford 1917-1998 (approx. ¼ mile away); Laurinburg Institute (approx. half a mile away); St. Andrews Presbyterian College (approx. 2.7 miles away); Stewart-Hawley-Malloy House (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurinburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Our Confederate Heroes Marker (right) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 8, 2012
3. Our Confederate Heroes Marker (right)
Our Confederate Heroes Marker (left) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 8, 2012
4. Our Confederate Heroes Marker (left)
Our Confederate Heroes Marker (back) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 8, 2012
5. Our Confederate Heroes Marker (back)
Our Confederate Heroes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 8, 2012
6. Our Confederate Heroes Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 478 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 12, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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