Join us to honor local casualities of all wars & military operations. Emphasis on the War Between the States which touched every household in the county. 1770s/1850s/1860s period dress. Rifle salute. Color Guard includes War of 1812 organizations, Sons of American Revolution and Sons of Confederate Veterans camps, Air Force JROTC cadets. Guest speaker: Capt. Ray Pickett, Commander of the 57th VA Co. B re-enactment group (headquartered in New York). This 57th company was raised in Franklin County Show your patriotism by helping us honor those who lost life and limb in the cause of one freedom or the other. Rain or shine. Visit an 1860s living history encampment following the ceremony.