Veteran Reunions of the Early 20th Century
Original photo of actual CSA veterans possibly taken at Womack Hill near Choctaw City, AL. The names of these men and their units have been lost over the years. This photo was kindly provided by Brenda Landry. One of her ancestors paid for this photo when it was taken around 1900.
This picture was made at the Old Union Methodist Church campground near McVay where the veterans held their annual reunions for many years.
Details from photos taken. Date attributed to these photos is 1904.
One of the Speeches from the 25th Reunion in 1916
Veterans Gathered in 1920
This picture was printed in the South Alabamian July 1, 1976. It is the only photo in which everyone is identified. All are from Clarke County except one from Chatom. The picture is from about 1920.