Honor a Brunswick County World War I Veteran
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Kentucky Derby Day themed fundraiser
*Information on the Fundraiser planned for this year (May 5, 2018) coming soon*
Go to Derby Day Fundraiser: May 2017 for daily updates.
May 6, 2017
2:30pm – 7:00pm
The Annual Derby Day is special this year – the Friends of Fort Caswell Rifle Range are Commemorating the Centennial date the U.S. entered World War I, April 6, 1917. To attend, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Scenes from 2016 Derby Day fundraiser
Photos and text courtesy of The State Port Pilot. http://stateportpilot.com/ with Lee Hinnant
Guests join in the excitement during tabletop horse races, staged to benefit restoration of the rifle range pit from the Great War at Caswell Dunes.
The Wall of Honor notes relatives of locals [and beyond] who served in World War I with photographs, clippings and other memorabilia.
Guests dressed their best for the garden-style party that raised money for preservation and restoration of the rifle range pit built in 1918.
Scenes from 2015
Master of Ceremonies Bob Schaffran
Best Dressed Couple
Master of Ceremonies and Caswell Beach Police Officer
Joan and Joan chatting between races
The lull before Churchhill Downs
Read Notable expenses for expense updates.