Welcome to the Home Site of
Brigadier General T. R. R. Cobb
Sons of Confederate Veterans
Thomas Reade Rootes Cobb
April 10, 1823-December 13, 1862
For more on General Cobb, click HERE!
Camp #97 of the Sons of
Confederate Veterans was organized and chartered in the spring of 1985 by a
small group of local men from the
Officers for 2012-2013
Meetings and Special Activities:
|Special meetings June 6, 2013|
|We will have a two part meeting on Thursday June 6th. Jack Marler, National SCV Field Representative will meet with us at 3:00 PM for a leadership and development session. This is for all members and camp friends. This part will last until around 6PM, we will take a supper break and meet again at 7:00 PM for our regular monthly meeting. Jack Marler will be the speaker again. He will share with us his presentation of "Great Artillery Actions of the War Between the States" Everyone is urged to attend both sessions at Watkinsville City Hall.
|Ga Division Reunion June 7-9, 2013|
|Division reunion will be at Statesboro Ga this year. Business sessions at Ga. Southern University. Host hotel is Holiday Inn Express. Registration information is in the Jan -Feb Division newsletter.
|Camp Ramble to Atlanta Sat. July 13, 2013|
|We will have a ramble to Oakland Cemetery in the morning. We will have a guided tour by Compatriot Davant Turner. We will then have a "tail-gate" picnic lunch probably at Grant Park where our second event will be. After lunch we will go to the Cyclorama which will conclude or days activities. Precise times, fees, and meeting place for carpooling will be published in your June edition of the "Cobb Courier"
|August 1, 2013|
|Shermans Raid into Georgia and South Carolina" by Gen. T. R. R. Cobb Camp #97 Past Commander Clark Williams
|September 5, 2013|
|The Clarke County Troup Artillery by author and historian Bill Smedlund. Mr. Smedlund asks that any descendants or people with any information, pictures, or artifacts related to the Troup Artillery please attend.
|October 3, 2013|
|CSA Navy by Steve Tobelman
|November 7, 2013|
|Origins of the Mighty Stonewall Jackson by Scott Gilbert, Jr. of Lafayette McLaws Camp #79
|December 5, 2013|
|Annual Christmas party. To include a catered meal and entertainment for members and guests.
Details not available at this time, please check back.
Confederate Veterans Links:
Sons of Confederate Veterans General Headquarters go to: http://www.scv.org/
Army of Tennessee go to: http://www.scvaot.org/
Georgia Division go to: http://www.georgiascv.com/
Military Order of Stars and Bars; Robert Toombs Chapter # 176: http://roberttoombs.angelfire.com/
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