ADMIRAL RAPHAEL SEMMES CAMP #11
SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS
January 2016 Activities
- Jan. 9th @ 6pm: Blakely Camp 1864 Lee/Jackson Banquet at the Gift Horse Restaurant in Foley, Alabama.
- Jan. 9th: 201st Battle of New Orleans Commemoration and Living History at Chalmette National Battlefield. Gates open at 9am.
- Jan. 17th @ Confederate Rest in Mobile's Magnolia Cemetery: the Adm. Raphael Semmes Camp 11 Lee/Jackson Salute at 2pm.
- Jan. 31st @ 2pm: The Blakeley Camp SCV and the Liddell Chapter MOSB will present a memorial service to honor several Confederates buried in the Bryars Cemetery and to dedicate newly acquired markers for them. The cemetery is located 5.5 miles north of Stagecoach Restaurant in Stockton on Highway 59. Look for a long wooden fence on the left as you near the cemetery. In the middle of the fence is a wrought iron gate set in brick pillars. The cemetery is a short distance past the gate.
✬Re-enactors: We need you in uniform at both Lee/Jackson events and the Bryars Memorial.
If you can participate as color guard for the Blakeley banquet please contact Tommy Rhodes at firstname.lastname@example.org. Commander Rhodes has requested that at least 6 of us be present as color bearers.
If you plan to participate in the Semmes and Bryars services please plan to muster at each site by 1:30pm. At these two events we need muskets and artillery.