General Robert Hoke Memorial - Wyse Fork NC
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 35° 13.442 W 077° 31.780
18S E 269769 N 3900820
Quick Description: Near this spot, March 8, 1865, about 9 a.m., Hoke's Division, C.S.A. under the immediate command of Major-General Robert F. Hoke, broke the advanced columns of Cox's First Division, 23rd Corps, U.S.A.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 10/9/2020 2:17:36 PM
Waymark Code: WM13884
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Turtle3863
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General Robert Hoke Memorial- Near this spot, March 8, 1865, about 9 a.m., Hoke's Division, C.S.A. under the immediate command of Major-General Robert F. Hoke, broke the advanced columns of Cox's First Division, 23rd Corps, U.S.A. and captured principally from Upham's brigade 1500 prisoners and three pieces of artillery and at this spot General Braxton Bragg met General Hoke and congratulated him in person upon his glorious victory.

LOCATION: Marker is in Wyse Fork, North Carolina, in Lenoir County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 70 and British Road (State Highway 1821), on the left when traveling east on U.S. 70. Marker is in this post office area: Kinston NC 28501, United States of America.
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