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Faison in Duplin County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Samson L. Faison

 
 
Samson L. Faison Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 18, 2014
1. Samson L. Faison Marker
Inscription.
Brigadier General, U.S. Army, in World War I. Decorated for helping break the Hindenburg Line. His birthplace is 350 yards northwest.
 
Erected 1950 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number F 29.)
 
Location. 35° 7.101′ N, 78° 8.125′ W. Marker is in Faison, North Carolina, in Duplin County. Marker is at the intersection of Northeast Center Street (U.S. 117) and West College Street, on the right when traveling south on Northeast Center Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Faison NC 28341, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Olive (approx. 6.9 miles away); Mount Olive College (approx. 7.1 miles away); The War Comes to Warsaw (approx. 8.5 miles away); Henry L. Stevens, Jr. (approx. 8.6 miles away); James Kenan (approx. 8.7 miles away); Duplin Old Courthouse Site (approx. 8.7 miles away); Veteranís Memorial (approx. 8.9 miles away); Gabriel Holmes (approx. 11.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Samson L. Faison Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 18, 2014
2. Samson L. Faison Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 20, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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