Maj. Gen. Benjamin F. Cheatham Camp 72 will have a dinner meeting at 6:00 P.M., Friday, November 22, 2013 at the Oak Restaurant in Manchester. The meeting will start at 7:00 P.M.
For program information and the most up to date info, please check our web site at http://www.tennessee-scv.org/camp72/. The program will be Lt. Col. Edwin Kennedy, (US Army, ret.). He is an instructor at the Army Command and General Staff College Satellite
Campus on Redstone Arsenal. He will share the story of Blacks who fought for the
Confederacy, many as actual soldiers shouldering muskets. He said that it is not politically
correct to talk about it, but you can’t ignore it.
Meetings are open to the general public and all War Between the States buffs have a special invitation for the program.
Membership in the Sons of Confederate Veterans is open to all males 12 years of age and above who had an ancestor that served honorably in the Confederate Armed Forces or the Confederate Congress and can prove kinship either lineal or collaterally. Help is available to anyone interested in finding and proving kinship.
Adjutant, M/G B F Cheatham Camp 72
Sons of Confederate Veterans