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Photos of Decoration Day 2016

This page is put up as a community service to promote Hampshire County's Confederate Soldiers Memorial Historic Site on the 150th anniversary of the decoration of Confederate Soldiers' graves in Hampshire County. Below are medium images of the event. If you right click on that image and choose "Save image" you can download the larger, high definition image to your computer. Please Note: These are large images formatted for what is becoming the standard computer monitor size - High Definition 1920x1080 pixels. The file size is between 250 kb and 550 kb. They will take time to download depending on your Internet speed. If you simply click on the mediam image the larger one will load in your browser.

Program for the weekend ceremonies

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has a history of Decoration Day that can be seen by clicking here.

Review Editorial on Decoration Day 1903 - its meaning

Our reenactment group is the 13th Virginia Infantry, Company I