Kirby-Smith Camp earns awards
Kim Hoffecker of Jacksonville’s Kirby-Smith Camp 1209 joins camp commander Calvin Hart as the camp receives several awards. The awards were announced during the 124th national reunion of the Sons of Confederate Veterans July 10-13 in Mobile, Ala. Fifteen members of Camp 1209 were in attendance. The camp won the General Nathan Bedford Forrest Award for largest gain in camp membership in the past year. Medals for distinguished service were awarded to Chris Elands, William Feagle, Frank Marjenhoff and David Lloyd. Medals for meritorious service were awarded to Rick Roberts, Joshua Elands and Hoffecker.