Remembering Buffington Island


Several groups helped in the ceremony honoring the 154th remembrance of Ohio’s only Civil War Battlefield last weekend at Buffington Island. The groups involved were the Ohio Department of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil war along with local camps Gen. Benjamin Fearing Camp #2 from Marietta, Cadot-Blessing Camp #126 from Gallipolis, Ladies Auxiliary to the Ohio Dept., Ladies Auxiliary to the Johns S. Townsend Camp #8, Ladies Auxiliary to the Frost Camp and also Stephen (Sam) Hood representing the Sons of Confederate Veterans, and was also the main speaker.


Courtesy/James Oiler

Several groups helped in the ceremony honoring the 154th remembrance of Ohio’s only Civil War Battlefield last weekend at Buffington Island. The groups involved were the Ohio Department of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil war along with local camps Gen. Benjamin Fearing Camp #2 from Marietta, Cadot-Blessing Camp #126 from Gallipolis, Ladies Auxiliary to the Ohio Dept., Ladies Auxiliary to the Johns S. Townsend Camp #8, Ladies Auxiliary to the Frost Camp and also Stephen (Sam) Hood representing the Sons of Confederate Veterans, and was also the main speaker.

Several groups helped in the ceremony honoring the 154th remembrance of Ohio’s only Civil War Battlefield last weekend at Buffington Island. The groups involved were the Ohio Department of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil war along with local camps Gen. Benjamin Fearing Camp #2 from Marietta, Cadot-Blessing Camp #126 from Gallipolis, Ladies Auxiliary to the Ohio Dept., Ladies Auxiliary to the Johns S. Townsend Camp #8, Ladies Auxiliary to the Frost Camp and also Stephen (Sam) Hood representing the Sons of Confederate Veterans, and was also the main speaker.
http://mydailysentinel.aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/07/web1_BUFF201771713212121.jpgSeveral groups helped in the ceremony honoring the 154th remembrance of Ohio’s only Civil War Battlefield last weekend at Buffington Island. The groups involved were the Ohio Department of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil war along with local camps Gen. Benjamin Fearing Camp #2 from Marietta, Cadot-Blessing Camp #126 from Gallipolis, Ladies Auxiliary to the Ohio Dept., Ladies Auxiliary to the Johns S. Townsend Camp #8, Ladies Auxiliary to the Frost Camp and also Stephen (Sam) Hood representing the Sons of Confederate Veterans, and was also the main speaker. Courtesy/James Oiler