May 9, 2017–Fleming Island, Florida. Cadet Senior Chief Petty Officer Kevin Ellis is awarded the H L Hunley JROTC Medal in the Fleming Island High School Auditorium packed out with cadets, families and friends of the Navy JROTC unit. Commander Odeen L Tyre, US Navy (Retired) presented the award on behalf of Kirby- Smith Camp #1209, Sons of Confederate Veterans, Florida Division.
Jacksonville, Florida–April 29, 2017. Cadet/SSGT Justin Watson, Ribault High School MCJROTC, is awarded the H. L. Hunley JROTC Medal at the unit annual Pass in Review. Family and friends watched as Commander Odeen L. Tyre, US Navy (Retired) presented the medal on behalf of Kirby-Smith Camp #1209, Florida Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans.
Jacksonville, Florida–May 3, 2017. Cadet Chief Petty Officer Jumaya Batts is awarded the H. L. Hunley JROTC medal in the Terry Parker High School auditorium filled with families and friends of the Navy JROTC Unit. The award was presented by Commander Odeen L. Tyre, US Navy (Retired) on behalf of Kirby- Smith Camp #1209, Florida Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans. Commander Tyre is a direct lineal descendent of 8 Confederate soldiers.
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In this Issue:
Camp Meeting June 24, “Family Picnic”
Mobile Flagging Transport project.
2017 National Reunion in Memphis Tennessee.
2017 Confederate Memorial Day Service review.
The casket in which General Lee was buried
Hunley Awards presented.
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In this Issue:
Cadet Chief Petty Officer Jacob L. Greenwood receives the H. L. Hunley JROTC Medal
Upcoming Camp Meeting
Confederates Flags in World Wars
Upcoming Armed Forces Celebration