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Reported by Cpl. Mac McPeters

2nd Battalion CO.A 4TH Platoon

Reminder!


SCVMC 7th Annual Virginia State Picnic will be held Saturday September 14, 2019, at Amelia Family Campground.

Hosted by the 5th and 4th platoons. We have planned a ride for Saturday, leaving the campground at 10:30 am.

 We will be riding to Dante’s Pizza in Colonial Heights for lunch, then riding to Blandford Cemetery for the Dick Poplar Day event.

 After the ceremony we are riding back to the campground for fellowship, dinner and entertainment.

The dinner will be prepared by Papa V’s BBQ. Camping is available and a hotel is close by.

Some of us will be camping Friday and Saturday nights. To register contact Sgt. Joey Taylor 5th platoon.

The 4th platoon had a great turn out for the July meeting with guests from the 2nd and 7th platoon.

After the meeting, Cpl. Mac McPeters led a ride to Richlands Creamery.

4th Platoon Meeting

Susan McPeters, Sketer Reelitz, Mac McPeters, Floyd Townsend,

Tracy Clary, & Jeff Johnson (picture taken by 4th Platoon member Doug Rumburg)

Enjoying ice cream on the porch at Richlands Creamery.

August 2, 2019, Summer Officer’s call. A lot of decisions were made about the 2020 National Annual we are hosting.

 The leadership is working hard to make sure it is one of the best of all times in true Virginia fashion!

Summer Officers Call

 Chaplain Richard Daniel

Sunday August 17, 2019 The 7th Platoon held its monthly meeting with guests from the 5th, 6th and 8th platoons.

 After the meeting they rode to Stonewall Jacksons grave where the 7th Platoon swore

in two new brothers James Keefe #3591 and David Lipscomb #3592. Welcome Brothers!

David Lipscomb and James Keefe being sworn in by 1Lt. Jeff Johnson.

Wayne Orebaugh, Hal Hartley, Sierra Bravo, Joey Taylor, Jeff Johnson,

 James Keefe, David Lipscomb and Daniel Fitzgerald.

Bikes and Brothers around Stonewall Jacksons Monument.

Virginia State Captain Robert McDaniel gave out 5 ‘Hold the Line’ awards.

 The recipients were given to 1Lt. Jeff Johnson, Lt Ernest Newton, Cpl. Darrell Shelor, Cpl. Ed Ashley and Pvt. George Randall.

Captain Robert McDaniel awarding 1LT. Jeff Johnson the ‘Hold the Line’ award.

Captain Robert McDaniel awarding LT. Earnest Newton the ‘Hold the Line’ award.

Captain Robert McDaniel awarding Cpl. Darrell Shelor the ‘Hold the Line’ award.

Sgt. J.C. Steger excepting the ‘Hold the Line’ award for Corporal Ed Ashley.

Captain Robert McDaniel awarding Pvt. George Randall the ‘Hold the Line’ award.

  VIRGINIA

Reported by Kathy Mayhew, Virginia Society State President

VIRGINIA SOCIETY ORDER OF CONFEDERATE ROSE

- The Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 Order of Confederate Rose was chartered in Suffolk, VA

 on Saturday, July 20, 2019, by the Virginia State President, Kathy Mayhew.

Pictured Left to Right: Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9

President and Kathy Mayhew, Virginia Society State President.

- Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 President, sworn in new member Debbie Armistead,

 on Saturday, July 20, 2019.

- Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 President, sworn in new member Billy Batten, on Saturday, July 20, 2019.

- Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 President, sworn in new member Deborah Hughson, on Saturday, July 20, 2019.

- Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 President, sworn in new member Douglas Hughson, on Saturday, July 20, 2019.

- Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 President, sworn in new member Flora Joyner, on Saturday, July 20, 2019.

- Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 President, sworn in new member Neil Newman, on Saturday, July 20, 2019.

- Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 President, sworn in new member Sarah Jean Tippett, on Saturday, July 20, 2019.

- Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 President, sworn in new member Lynn White, on Saturday, July 20, 2019.

- Cookie Batten, Dixie Rangers Chapter #9 President, sworn in new member Bob White, on Saturday, July 20, 2019.