Friday, April 4, 2008

AL UDC to host Confederate Memorial grave marker ceremony for public

With approximately 40 Confederate States of American veterans buried in the Enterprise City Cemetery, a renewal and grave dedication ceremony is planned for one veteran who has not been noted.

Members of the Gen. Edmond Winchester Rucker Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy and the public will be able to celebrate Confederate Memorial Day and Confederate Heritage and History Month Saturday, April 12, at 2 p.m. at the city cemetery. Chapter President Shirley Edberg said a special salute for the grave dedication and new marker for CSA veteran, 2nd Lt. Charles R. Walden, will be honored in a special salute by members of Company E. 15th Alabama CSA re-enactors.

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