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2 Eyes & Ears Eyes & Ears 3 Camp Officers Commander Barry L. Forkum Lt. Commander Reed Davis 2nd Lt. Commander Reed Working 3rd Lt. Commander Jason Carlton Adjutant / Treasurer Jeff Ford Chaplain Martin Frost Quartermaster Chad Mitchell Sergeant at Arms Brian Hudgens Color Sergeant Spence Morgan Camp Surgeon Tom Wood Web Officer Jesse Forkum Editor Barry L. Forkum C o m m a n d e r ’s D i s p at ch Compatriots, I hope this months newsletter find you well. This month seems calm compared to the last couple of months but we are still excited about the things our camp keeps striving to do for our Confederate ancestors. We have been asked again to participate in the Veterans Day Parade in Lebanon on November the 11th. Last year we only had four from our camp to walk in the parade, we need more this year. Like the pictures on the opposing page, showing our support for the Confederate ancestors is what we are about. Its turkey shoot time, this is our 2nd annual shoot, last year was great, it’s a great time to come out and bring you kids and grand kids to shoot and when some prizes. Don’t miss it, Oct. 31st and Nov. the 7th starting around 8:00 am. It may be a little early to talk about Christmas but we need to let you know when our Camp Christmas party is and where. The date is Thursday night December 10, at 6:00 PM. We will change to a potluck style dinner, we ask you bring one our two of you favorite dishes and the camp will provided the meat and drinks. It will be held at the Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Church at the corner of Leeville Pike and Castle Heights Ave, all your family are invited to attended. This is a great chance for us all to meet your better half and wonder why she put up with you! Respectfully yours, Barry L. Forkum Commander Gen. Robert H. Hatton Camp 723, Sons of Confederate Veterans The deadline for the next Eyes and Ears is Jan 15th. If you wish to submit some- thing to me I would prefer it sent electronically. Please send it to my email address below. I can handle WORD, PDF, EXCEL and TXT. Sincerely, Barry L. Forkum [email protected] To you, Sons of Confederate Veterans, we submit THE VINDICATION OF THE CAUSE FOR WHICH WE FOUGHT; to your strenght will be given the DEFENSE OF THE CONFEDERATE SOLIDER'S NAME, the guardianship of his history, the emulation of his virtures, THE PERPETUATION OF THE PRINCIPLES HE LOVED and which made him glorious and which you also cherish. Remember, it is your duty to see that THE TRUE HIS- TORY OF THE SOUTH IS PRESENTED TO FUTURE GENERATIONS. Stephen D. Lee, 1906 2015 Camp Calendar OCTOBER Camp Meeting, Thursday night the 29th Camp Turkey shoot, 31st NOVEMBER Camp Turkey shoot, 7th DECEMBER Christmas Party, Pot Luck Dinner, 10th Honoring Our Confederate Ancestors: Nothing More, Nothing Less

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