New Bern World War One Memorial
Following the first World War, this was one of many monuments to local soldiers. The stone obelisk includes the names of Craven County men who were killed in the first World War. The names of Craven County who were killed in the second World War were added later on in the 1940s.
Backstory and Context
Shaeffer, Matthew. "Fort Bragg." North Carolina History Project. N.p., n.d. Web. 08 Feb.
Marshall III, R. Jackson. "North Carolina in WWI: An Introduction." North Carolina in WWI: An Introduction | NCpedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Feb. 2017. <http://www.ncpedia.org/nc-wwi>.