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Selma in Johnston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

The Last Grand Review

 
 
The Last Grand Review Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 26, 2013
1. The Last Grand Review Marker
Inscription.
On this site, April, 1865, the last grand review of the Confederate Army was held. The troops were reviewed by General J.E. Johnston, Governor Vance and others.
 
Erected 1990 by Eli Olive Camp, #1466 Sons of Confederate Veterans.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
 
Location. 35° 33.537′ N, 78° 17.812′ W. Marker is in Selma, North Carolina, in Johnston County. Marker is at the intersection of Buffalo Road and Old Beulah Road, on the right when traveling north on Buffalo Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Selma NC 27576, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mitchener Station (here, next to this marker); The Battle of Bentonville (approx. 2.9 miles away); Sherman Receives News of Lee's Surrender in Smithfield (approx. 4.3 miles away); Occupation of Smithfield (approx. 4.3 miles away); Edward W. Pou (approx. 4.4 miles away); The Town of Smithfield (approx. 4.4 miles away);
The Last Grand Review Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 26, 2013
2. The Last Grand Review Marker
a different marker also named Town of Smithfield (approx. 4.4 miles away); Hastings House (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Selma.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 24, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 89 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 24, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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