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Thursday, October 22, 2009

Nov/Dec ’09 Update

The November/December issue is in the mail and should start showing up in mailboxes late next week (last week of October). The deadline for the January/February 2010 issue is November 1.

Thursday, October 1, 2009

November/December 2009 Issue

The November/December 2009 issue is at the printers. This issue pays final tribute to Past Commander-in-Chief Eble who recently passed away. A complete review of the Oakwood Cemetery project in Richmond, VA, is included. Richmond’s Oakwood is the largest known Confederate cemetery. Plus, the recently uncovered papers of Brigadier General Paul Jones Semmes are shared with our readers. And more!