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

November 12, 2016 Camp Meeting

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 SUVMRC63 Main Page     Meetings Posted November 16, 2016
Missionary Ridge Camp #63
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Department of Tennessee (including Alabama)

This meeting was held Saturday, November 12, 2016 at the Chattanooga Confederate Cemetery. Prior to the meeting, those attending also participated in replacing the old and worn U. S. Flag with a new one which was followed by the memorial ceremony honoring the two Union soldiers buried in this cemetery.
Meeting Photo
Replacing the Old Flag with a new one
Photos courtesy of Alma Webb
Meeting Photo
Harvey Scarborough, John Sims, Jeff Webb and Mark Kemp
 
Those present: Jeffrey Webb, John Sims, Mark Kemp, Harvey Scarborough, and guest Alma Webb.

Call to Order: Commander Jeff Webb called the meeting to order immediately following the memorial ceremony at approximately 11:30 AM.

Pledge of Allegiance: Commander Webb led the group in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States.

Opening Prayer: Camp Chaplin John Sims led the group in prayer.

OLD BUSINESS:

There was no old business to report.

NEW BUSINESS:

Installation of Officers: Commander Jeff Webb, following the instruction in the SUVCW Ritual and Ceremonies, conducted the installation. Incoming Camp Commander John Sims acknowledged his leadership role and responsibilities for the coming year. Following the ceremony, the meeting adjourned.

Next Meeting: It was decided to meet at Wally's Restaurant on the first Saturday of April, August and November in 2017.

Adjourn: There being no further business to come before the camp, Commander Webb adjourned the meeting at approximately 11:45 AM.

Closing Prayer: John Sims concluded the meeting with a closing prayer.

Respectively submitted,
Harvey Scarborough, Recording Secretary