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Re: Utoy Church

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  • James2044
    ... the ... Revolutionary War ... know who ... one is in ... deplorable shape. ... Boy Scout ... the DAR, SUV, ... problem is, ... clean. ... The VFW is mem
    Message 1 of 4 , May 1 1:50 AM
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      --- In civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com, GnrlJEJohnston@... wrote:
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      >
      >
      > In a message dated 4/30/2006 10:43:17 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,
      > nickrelee@... writes:
      >
      > I was at Utoy Church (Atlanta campaign) a few days ago and noticed
      the
      > cemetery in horrible condition. There seemed to be quite a few
      Revolutionary War
      > vets as well as some Confederates from the battle. Does anyone
      know who
      > is/should be taking care of the cemetery, or what we can do if no
      one is in
      > charge right now? Seems terrible to let a cemetery get into such
      deplorable shape.
      > --Nick
      >
      > Nick,
      > I know that in many communities the local VFW, American Legion,or
      Boy Scout
      > troops take care of these Civil War cemeteries. Then you have
      the DAR, SUV,
      > SCV, and re-enactor groups would be another contact to make. The
      problem is,
      > there is too much apathy to take a little time and keep them
      clean.
      >
      > JEJ
      >

      The VFW is mem 70+ years old with very very few VietNam vets. Most
      of the VFW posts are trying to save themselves and to buys for much
      more.

      James2044
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