FORward – January 2022

FOR Annual General Membership Meeting 2022 The Board of Directors voted during their Board meeting on January 4, 2022, to postpone the 2022 FOR Annual General Membership Meeting normally held each January. Considering the continuing Covid-19 worldwide pandemic and...

FORward – November 2021

Greetings from the Board of Directors of the Friends of Raymond. My name is Eric Bobo, and I’ve had the pleasure of serving as President of the Board of Directors over the past year. I am so proud of the work that this group has accomplished despite numerous...

FORward – December 2018

Friends of Raymond Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary Friends of Raymond celebrated their 20th anniversary in November with two events. On November 1, current and for- mer members, donors, and guests attended a celebration party at the Dupree House. This historic home,...

FORward – July 2018

Historic Rail Fence Reconstructed on Raymond Battlefield Friends of Raymond, with the help of the Civil War Trust, purchased 67 acres of core battlefield property at Raymond in June 2009. In Spring 2011, an amateur FOR archaeology team, led by Ret. Brig. Gen. Parker...

FORward – December 2017

FOR Receives Donation to Complete Union Infantry Markers FOR Receives Donation to Complete Union Infantry Markers Friends of Raymond is delighted to announce that John L. Nau, III, CEO of Eagle Distributors, L.P., the nations largest distributor of Anheuser -Busch...

FORward – September 2017

Whitworth Rifle Completes Confederate Battery Installation of a replica Whitworth Rifle barrel at the Confederate battery on November, 2016, completed FOR’s long-term goal of re- producing and emplacing eve- ry piece of artillery involved in the Battle of Raymond. All...