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 Posted: Fri Oct 24th, 2008 12:44 pm
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Johan Steele
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susansweet wrote: Richard Kirkland's grave is in Camden S.C.  When I was there there were two real canteens hanging on the side of the headstone.  I burst into tears when I saw it.

Susan

A local SCV chapter does that every year, IIRC they then auction off the two from the year prior.  They've been doing that for quite a while.  It's that kind of thing that organizations like the SCV & SUVCW are supposed to be about.

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