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Monday April 2, 2018 at 5:30 pm
Japanese Museum, McGehee, AR


               All Board members are encouraged to attend and                 interested individuals are welcome!


Past Events


      Special Veterans Day Memorial


Saturday, November 11, 2017

11:00 am

Howell Cemetery on Redfork Road


A War of 1812 commemorative marker will be placed at the
grave of William Wolverton who was born in 1785 and died in 1849.  Mr. Wolverton, as a member of the Louisiana Militia, fought in the Battle of New Orleans. 

  This ceremony is presented by George and Sheila Mitchell in conjunction with the Daughters of War of 1812 and Sons of War of 1812 with assistance from the Desha County Historical Society


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