Missionary Ridge Camp #63
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

August 10, 2013 Meeting Minutes

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 SUVMRC63 Main Page     Meetings Posted August 11, 2013
Missionary Ridge Camp #63
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Department of Tennessee (including Alabama)

This meeting was held at 1 PM, Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Cracker Barrel Restaurant in East Ridge, Tennessee.

Members present: Mark Kemp, Mark Steele, Robert Dobbs, Bill Massey and Harvey Scarborough. One guest was present also.

LUNCH: Those present enjoyed a nice meal prior to the meeting.

An informal meeting was held.

August 2013 Meeting
Upcoming Events: Commander Mark Kemp covered several events coming in the month of September:

Sept. 6-8: 149th Anniversary of the Battle of Tunnel Hill. http://www.tunnelhillheritagecenter.com/#!reenactment/

Sept. 9: "Occupation of Chattanooga" walking tour, led by Civil War Historians Jim Ogden and Larry Black.

Sept. 14-21: 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga, various National Park Service programs - http://www.nps.gov/chch/planyourvisit/150th-anniversary-of-the-campaign-for-chattanooga.htm.
Note: there are double-decker bus tours available.
Also note: The rededicatioin of the Lytle Monument will take place on September 20th.

Sept. 19-22: Reenactment of the Battle of Chickamauga. http://www.150thanniversarychickamauga.com/.

Several members expressed interest in attending some of these events.

NEXT MEETING: It was decided to have the next meeting on Saturday October 26, 2013. The place would be determined later.

ADJOURN: There being no further business to come before the camp, Commander Kemp adjourned the meeting at approximately 2:35 PM.

Respectively submitted,
Harvey Scarborough, Recording Secretary