Confederate Soldiers Memoial

Confederate Soldiers Memoial (HM16FV)

Location: Raleigh, NC 27601 Wake County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 47.118', W 78° 37.638'

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Confederate Soldiers Reinterred from Gettysburg

— Oakwood Cemetery —

Confederate Soldiers Memorial-Here rest the remains of 137 Confederate soldiers killed in action or mortally wounded during the Gettysburg Campaign. These men represent approximately 1600 North Carolinians who fell during the Campaign. North Carolinians accounted for one-third of the total Confederate dead at Gettysburg. These soldiers were reinterred to his location in 1871 under the care of the Wake County Ladies Memorial Association in cooperation with Dr. Rufus Weaver of Pennsylvania.
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Though men deserve, they may not achieve success; the brave will honor the brave, vanquished none the less-Deo Vindice
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HM NumberHM16FV
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Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 8:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 714443 N 3962732
Decimal Degrees35.78530000, -78.62730000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 47.118', W 78° 37.638'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 47' 7.08" N, 78° 37' 38.28" W
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Area Code(s)919
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 801-899 Oakwood Ave, Raleigh NC 27601, US
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