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Friday, December 10, 2010

Commemorating the Battle of Kingsport-Civil War


Another reason for the season...our freedom. Living history event this weekend: The John S. Mosby Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp in Kingsport is hosting a Commemoration Ceremony at the Battle of Kingsport Site Monument on December 10-11, 2010.

On December 10, members and re-enactors will establish a living history encampment fully established by 7 p.m. and pull guard duty of the monument and area until 10 a.m. on December 11th. A formal Commemoration Ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. Kingsport SCV Commander John Byington will open the ceremony, followed by historian Scott Smith who will present a summary of the battle. The Color Guard will do a presentation of colors and a volley salute.
The general public is cordially invited to attend. For further information, please contact John Byington.

Susan
Owner/Innkeeper
Fox Manor Historic Bed & Breakfast

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