07Oct1780 Battle Details

Descendant of Kings Mountain Veteran Kin of several Semper Fi

26 September 2013 ~ 0 Comments

23Sep2013 Muster

Snapped a nice shot

Buford! Buford! Charles Bowen was about to bury his tomahawk into Col. Benjamin Campbell’s skull because he could not remember the password. One of the Buchanan boys (probably Samuel or Robert) recognized them both and intervened. Richard knew the password so I didn’t need to “See what Sweet Lips can do.” Marksman Samuel Young used […]

25 September 2013 ~ 0 Comments


Just like 233 years ago, the Virginians sent a host of volunteers from the Muster Ground to catch Ferguson. With no funding from Camden or Hillsborough or Richmond and with no order from the governor, volunteers used the passwords of Buford, responsibility, commitment, work, and patriotism to gain admission. OVTA, SAR, DAR, HSWCV and friends […]

19 September 2013 ~ 1 Comment

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10 April 2013 ~ 1 Comment

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