Re: Utoy Church
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, GnrlJEJohnston@... wrote:
> 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
> cemetery in horrible condition. There seemed to be quite a fewRevolutionary War
> vets as well as some Confederates from the battle. Does anyoneknow who
> is/should be taking care of the cemetery, or what we can do if noone is in
> charge right now? Seems terrible to let a cemetery get into suchdeplorable shape.
> --NickBoy Scout
> I know that in many communities the local VFW, American Legion,or
> troops take care of these Civil War cemeteries. Then you havethe DAR, SUV,
> SCV, and re-enactor groups would be another contact to make. Theproblem is,
> there is too much apathy to take a little time and keep themclean.
>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