Commemorating the WWI Centennial
Be a proud supporter of the rifle range and those who served
May 5, 2018
2:30pm – 7:00pm
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2018 Derby Day Horse Names for Tabletop Races
Races are in honor of wounded or fallen Brunswick County veterans of WWI, using mottoes, names, locations, or nicknames of units. Race #6 is in honor of Fort Caswell/Brunswick County nurses, using their residence at enlistment.
$10 Buys a Horse, email email@example.com
|Race #1: Horse Names
||Race #2: Horse Names
|Virtue Kindles Strength||Work all Night, Fight all Day|
|Second to None||Always Courageous|
|Everlasting Support||Always Faithful|
|Third North Carolina||Camp Grant|
|Sapper Steel||Deeds, Not Words|
|Race #3: Horse Names
||Race #4: Horse Names|
|Depot Brigade||Sincerity and Strength|
|Oozlefinch||Let Us Try|
|Camp Stuart||Old Hickory|
|Nothing is Impossible||Awarded for Valor|
|Camp Wadsworth||The 120th|
|Race #5: Horse Names||Race #6: Horse Names|
More details on soldiers honored and explanation of horse names:
Many volunteers needed!
Please contact Friends of Fort Caswell Rifle Range to volunteer. Thank you!
- Manage basket raffles: 2-3 volunteers
- Sell 50-50 tickets: 2 volunteers
- Sell blind pool tickets: 2 volunteers
- Manage and sell Kentucky Derby race horse tickets: 2 volunteers
- Manage and sell Tabletop race tickets: 2 volunteers
- Serve meal, drinks, and cake: 6 volunteers
- Monitor Artifact/Wall of Honor room: 1 volunteer
- Accept donations/prepare certificates for Honor a Brunswick County WWI Veteran: 1 volunteer
To read published articles about the Derby Day Fundraiser through the years, use the News tab at the top of the website.