Gaither, AR Cemetery - Decorations Day - Civil War Veterans

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(Picture found in scrapbook in Memphis, TN 2007)

Glimpse of Yesteryear

Pictured here is a group of Confederate and Federal Veterans at May 30 Decoration Day at Gaither about 1910. Gaither Cemetery is in distance at rear.

Left to right

Henry Eligah Dart, Federal; James Polk Jones, Confederate; William Clar, Confederate; Halsford (Tuck) Ratcliff, Confederate; Vach Hickman, Federal; Rafus Cone, Confederate; Marion Long, Federal; Pete Cook, Federal; Rev. J. M. Richardson, Confederate; James Wasson, Confederate; Ben M. Estes, Confederate.

(Picture is property of Dr. Troy Coffman, 1910)
in USA


Beth DalPoas The gentleman listed as #7, Marion Long, was my G. Grandfather and he was a Pvt. in the MO. Cavalry. Dr. Troy Coffman was also a cousin of mine.
Beth in OK
Mar 03, 2008 · Reply
Ken McAlpin James Polk Jones and Halsford (Tuck) Ratcliff are my Grandma Daisy's grandfatheers!
Jul 17, 2014 · Reply
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