Reported by Steve “Peg Leg” Beeler
4th March .We Honored Michael Swinford at or park on flag day by flying his Mississippi state flag
We have been fighting with the city for two years so we have purchased two billboards for the month of April a cross the top
will read confederate history month in prime place so they are not going to be happy being it quilter week
when they come from all over the world
Our new member as of last night (March 13) his name is Russell Reeves number 3448
Reported by Wayne Scarborough
March 9th, members of Georgia held our quarterly meeting at the Jeff Davis capture site in Irwinville.
in front of the Jeff Davis memorial at the park.
New members sworn in at the quarterly are, L-R,
Rob Gill and David Lister, looking on is Cuz and to the right is Capt. Harris.
Troop 4 hosted the quarterly and the food and cake was provided by
LT. Ballard and his wife Kat (OCR) and Ken Arvin aka Sarge and his wife Bonnie (OCR)
A group pic of OCR members and Mechanized Cavalry from Troop 3
On March 2nd members of the James T. Woodward camp held a Headstone dedication to Thomas A Johnson, Co A 5 GA Reserves.
Pictured are his descendants, L-R, Josh Wilcox, Diane Dent Wilcox, Tony Selph, Capt. Bo Hall and his wife Sonja
Dublin parade and GA Disaster Response Team
March 16th, members of GA 3- B participated the annual Dublin parade.
Mechanized Cavalry members from 4 different camps rode in the parade, Pine Barrens Camp 2039,
Capt. Hardy B. Smith Camp 104, Robert A. Toombs Camp 932 and the LT. James T. Woodward Camp 1399
The week of Mar 3rd members the GA Mechanized Cavalry Disaster Response team spent four days in Tolbotton after a
tornado touched down. Pictured L-R, Ken (Sarge) Arvin, Brian Marks, Steve (Taz) Cook, Capt. Bo Hall and Josh Blackston.
members not in the pic are Rob Gill, Michael Blackston and Wayne Scarborough.
There was a house standing where this rubble is, the house in the distance was knocked off its foundation.
There were no fatalities in this GA town but many lost everything they owned.
This was the same tornado activity that went thru Lee Co Alabama, our prayers go out to the families of the 23 lives that were lost there.
Reported by Randy Vaughn
Georgia SCVMC 3B State Quarterly Meet 3/9/19
State of Dade camp 707 members Larry Wheeler, Philip Croft, Freddie Parris Jr, Randy Vaughn
Georgia SCVMC 3rd Battalion Co. B at the Jefferson Davis Memorial Park in Irwinville Ga.
Reported by David R. Guest
Members of Col. Edmund N. Atkinson Camp #680 Valdosta,Ga. & 3B Troop 4 SCVMC took a ride to Waycross,Ga.
to visit the headstone of the namesake of our camp located in Lott Cemetery. While there we placed a flag on his grave and s
everal other Confederate Soldiers.
Back row- Kris Watson,Holly Walker, Lt.Tim Walker,David R. Guest, and SgtMaj. Chris May.
Front row- Jr. Watson and Lt. Robert Ballard
Reported by Buddy Burch - 1st. Lt. Mech-Cav
The 2nd. Plt. worked the Scottish Festival in Sherman, TX yesterday and we got about 8 very good leads.
The recruitment is for the SCV not the Mec-Cav, that will come after they are members.