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Installing Iron Cross

Posted on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 1:59 am

Installing Iron Cross John R. Massey Camp No. 152, Sons of Confederate Veterans of Fayetteville, install an Iron Cross at the grave of Captain Thomas C. Little, CSA, in Rose Hill Cemetery. Pictured at the grave is SCV Camp 2nd Lt. Commander Matthew Armitage. Capt. Little was the last soldier in Lincoln County that was a member of General Nathan B. Forrest’s Cavalry escorts. He died in 1931. Capt. Little was very active in the United Confederate Veterans and the Forrest Cavalry Escorts Veterans organization and planned several of their annual reunions.