Monday, September 9, 2013



Tuesday, September 11th:  Flagging the VMFA, 200 N. Boulevard, 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

September 14th - 10th Annual Confederate Prisoner of War Event at Petersburg, Virginia 
Southern Heritage News & Views
September 14th, 2013 - 33rd Annual Fall Civil War Mosby Bus Tour
Please arrive at 8a.m. to sign in. The bus will leave Truro Parish (10520 Main Street, Fairfax City) promptly at 8:30a.m. We will be driving through Fairfax, Loudoun and Fauquier Counties, with a special visit at Welbourne and much more! We hope to arrive back  around 5:30p.m.
Tour Leaders will be Don Hakenson, Eric buckland & Gregg Dudding
Special Guest will be noted Mosby Historian Tom Evans.
Price:  $65 for members of the Stuart-Mosby Historical Society or $75 for non-members.
To Sign-up for the tour please contact:
Don Hakenson – Phone:  703-971-4984 or email:
Or send a check made payable to:
Don Hakenson, 4708 Lillian Drive, Alexandria, Virginia 22310
Sorry, no refunds after September 1st, 2013. Also, we will be stopping for lunch at noon, but lunch is not a part of the fee.
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Saturday, September 14th:  Susan will be traveling to Tampa, FL to speak at the September meeting of the Augusta Jane Evans Wilson Chapter #2640, UDC, Antonio's Past Grill, 11401 N. 56th St., Temple Terrace, FL

Saturday, September 28th:  SAVE THE DATE, I-95 Battle Flag Flag Raising/Dedication, 10:00 a.m. Details to Follow

Sunday, September 29th:  SAVE THE DATE,  Va Flaggers 2nd Anniversary Celebration/Picnic

October 2, 2013 - Battle of Sharpsburg Camp #1582, Sons of Confederate Veterans, Wednesday, October 2, 2013, 7:00 P.M., Sharpsburg Town Hall, 106 East Main Street, Sharpsburg, MD.  Local Historian and Tour Guide, Mr. Mark Brugh will be giving a ghost tour of Sharpsburg.  Tour will start in front of the Sharpsburg Town Hall and is open to the public.  Members and guest of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and United Daughters of the Confederacy are free, all others are $10.00, which will be payable in cash before the tour.  For more info, please contact Camp Commander Michael Wasiljov at 301-992-3122-C or at

November 8-10, 2013 - 2013 Honey Springs Battle Reenactment
Checotah, OK

November 9, 2013 - Thomas Jefferson Heritage Society presents: "The Character and Legacy of Thomas Jefferson and its Meaning for Americans Today”
Freedom Watch

April 19, 2014:  Susan will be traveling to Quincy, FL to speak at the Confederate Memorial Day Service at the Soldier's Cemetery, sponsored by the Finley's Brigade, SCV.

Aug. 21-24, 2014 - ATTENTION!  Coming in 2014, four (4) days of honoring our nations’ heroes!   On August 21st through the 24th, the city of Pigeon Forge will have a Freedom Celebration!  They will be Welcoming Home Vietnam Veterans and honoring ALL who have served America.  2014 will feature a grand parade from light #4 with a welcome home crowd lining the sideways and honoring the parade as they drive by. The parade will end at the Smoky Mountain Convention Center which will be hosting the 5th Annual Smoky Mountain Relic Show extravaganza on August 23rd and 24th. There will be a VVA Color Guard Competition, Military Vehicle Restoration Competition, Military Memorabilia Show and special coupon packages for the entire weekend.  The ticket package includes Smoky Mountain Relic Show, Smoky Mountain Opry’s Salute to Patriots, Celebrate Freedom Concern (sponsored by Compassion International), Dixie Stampede’s Vietnam Veteran’s Salute and Sunday Morning Remembrance…  For more information contact: Lynn Hammond,