Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Edwin A. Anderson
Admiral, U.S. Navy. Received Congressional recognition for service in War with Spain, at Vera Cruz; and in World War I. Home is 4 mi. E.
Erected 1951 by Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number D 47.)
Location. 34° 12.582′ N, 77° 52.904′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, North Carolina, in New Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of Oleander Drive (U.S. 76) and Pine Grove Drive, on the right when traveling east on Oleander Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington NC 28403, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fall of Wilmington (approx. 2.4 miles away); Last Stand At Wilmington (approx. 2.6 miles away); United States Colored Troops (approx. 3 miles away); A National Cemetery System (approx. 3 miles away); North Carolina Shipbuilding Co. (approx. 3.2 miles away); Oakdale Cemetery (approx. 3.4 miles away); Johnson Jones Hooper (approx. 3.4 miles away); Wilmington College (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American • War, World I •
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