CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE OF NEBRASKA

November 2019 Newsletter

 

This Month’s Meeting:

Civil War Veterans in Nebraska Cemeteries

Presented by John Schoenrock

 

November 20, 2019

7:00 p.m.

NOTE NEW, EARLIER, MEETING TIME!!!

Legacy Estates Theater, 7200 Van Dorn

(use the lower parking on the west side;

Board meeting at 6:30 – all are invited to attend

and contribute suggestions and ideas)

 

Upcoming Meetings

(Get all these on your calendar!)

All programs to be announced

 

No meeting in December

 

January 22, 2020

 

February 26, 2020

 

March 25, 2020

 

April 22, 2020

 

May 27, 2020

 

Note that meeting dates and places could change as special events may be scheduled (e.g., we probably would not stage a ‘cannon shoot’ on a Wednesday evening at Legacy Estates).

 

 

DUES

 

2019-2020 dues are now due!  Please bring your cash or a check for $15.00 ($25.00 for a family membership) to the meeting, or you may mail it to Civil War Round Table, 1227 Lincoln Mall, Lincoln, NE, 68508.  So far, twenty-eight members have paid their 2019-2020 dues, with four family memberships, for a total of $450.00.00 collected. 

 

 

 

 

 

This month’s program: 

 

Civil War Veterans buried in Nebraska

 

Links to a couple Journal-Star articles relating to Soldier’s Circle at Wyuka and a blog from a cemetery “tourer” discussing Wyuka follow:

 

Soldier's Circle at Wyuka

 

Silence Reigns at Soldiers Circle

 

Adventures in Cemetery Hopping - Wyuka

 

Each of these sites discusses Civil War soldiers buried at Wyuka.

 

 

 

Hope to see you all on the 20th!