Gatesville in Gates County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Gates County Confederate Monument
Confederate Monument Organization
To our Confederate soldiers.
Gates Co. furnished the youngest general officer in the Confederates States Army. Wm. P. Roberts without military training was, upon merit alone, commissioned Brig. Gen. at the age of 23.
Erected 1915 by Confederate Monument Organization.
Location. 36° 24.197′ N, 76° 45.18′ W. Marker is in Gatesville, North Carolina, in Gates County. Marker is at the intersection of Court Street (State Highway 137) and New Ferry Road (County Road 1111), on the right when traveling east on Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gatesville NC 27938, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gates County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); William P. Roberts (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reid's Grove School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Burning of Winton Hertford County WWI Memorial (approx. 10 miles away); a different marker also named Burning of Winton (approx. 10.1 miles away); Hertford County UDC Monument (approx. 10.1 miles away); The Cannon’s Ferry Community (approx. 10.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gatesville.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 411 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 30, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.