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Cherry Point Marine Corps Air Station
by Bell, John L. Cherry Point Marine Corps Air Station was established on 6 Aug. 1941 on 8,000 acres south of New Bern. On 20 May 1942 the field was named Cunningham Field to honor Lt. Col. Alfred A. Cunningham, the [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Civil War Desertion
by Smith, Michael Thomas. Civil War Desertion by Michael Thomas Smith, 2006 See also: Civil War (UNC Press) ; Civil War Civil [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Clark's Regimental Histories
by Powell, William S. "Clark's Regimental Histories" is the popular title for the five-volume Histories of the Several Regiments and Battalions from North Carolina in the Great War, 1861-1865, edited by Walter Clark and [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Colson's Supply Depot
by Cross, Jerry L. Colson's Supply Depot was a fortified Revolutionary War post located in southwestern Montgomery County on the east side of the Pee Dee River, near Mount Gilead (Montgomery County). Constructed in [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Conscription
by Salemson, Daniel J. Conscription by Daniel J. Salemson, 2006 See also: Desertion, Civil War; World War [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Council of Safety
by Towles, Louis P. The Council of Safety was created as an interim government by North Carolina's Fourth Provincial Congress, which met at Halifax in April and May 1776. In the absence of a permanent government created [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Davis School
by Williams, Wiley J. The Davis School in Lenoir County, a boarding school for boys and young men, was established in LaGrange in 1880 by Adam Clark Davis Jr., reportedly the great-great-grandson of James Davis, the first [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Dunmore's Ethiopian Regiment
by Causey, Ellen Fitzgibbons. Dunmore's Ethiopian Regiment consisted of runaway slaves who served as English troops under the last royal governor of Virginia, Lord John Dunmore. In November 1775 Dunmore, who had wearied of [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Fayetteville Independent Light Infantry Company
by Steelman, Lala Carr. Fayetteville Independent Light Infantry Company by Lala Carr Steelman, 2006 The Fayetteville Independent Light Infantry Company (FILI) was formed on 23 Aug. 1793, when European countries were [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
First at Bethel, Farthest to the Front at Gettysburg and Chickamauga, and Last at Appomattox
by Poff, Jan-Michael. "First at Bethel, Farthest to the Front at Gettysburg and Chickamauga, and Last at Appomattox" by Jan-Michael Poff, 2006 "First at Bethel, Farthest to the Front at Gettysburg and Chickamauga, [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)

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