Still Photos from the 2016 CAMP Memorial Day Ceremony Conducted at the Memorial Building

Citizens Advocating Memorial Preservation conducted another successful Memorial Day Ceremony at the Cattaraugus County Memorial and Historical Building in Little Valley, NY on 05-30-16. In addition to these still photos of the event a video of the entire ceremony has been posted on the CAMP Videos page.

Tom Clark Setting Bunting 2

Tom Stetz and Clark Casler putting the finishing touches on the Memorial Day Decorations for the 2016 CAMP Memorial Day Ceremony.

Ardyth Dressing for Ceremony with G Bellamy 2

Re-enactor, Ardyrth Vanscoy, is assisted by Gail Bellamy as she dresses for the Little Valley, NY Memorial Day Parade and CAMP 2016 Memorial Day Ceremony.

Re-Enactor Marchers

Sargeant Clarence Walker, Corporal Larry Fox, Corporal James Blaylock, Captain Chuck Copello, Private John Stengel and, Sargeant Don (surname unavailable) marching in the 2016 Little Valley Memorial Day Parade.

Banner Marchers 2

Re-enactor Ardyth Vanscoy and Bugler, Ray Ball, marching with a CAMP banner in the 2016 Little Valley Memorial Day Parade.

Young CAMP Marchers

Re-enactors Haley and Emily Putzke marching behind the CAMP banner bearers in the 2016 Little Valley Memorial Day Parade.

Rush the Growler 3

Scott Frank on Mandolin and Matt Englert on guitar of “Rush The Growler” playing the “Star Spangled Banner” at the opening of the 2016 CAMP Memorial Day Ceremony.

Long Shot - Mem Day Crowd 2

“Rush the Growler” performing the “Star Spangled Banner” as the crowd sings along.

Stengel at Podium 2

Re-enactor, Private John Stengel, reads the biography of a fallen Civil War Veteran at the CAMP 2016 Memorial Day Ceremony.

Captain Chuck Copello

Re-enactor, Captain Chuck Copello, reads the biography of another fallen Civil War soldier at the CAMP 2016 Memorial Day Ceremony.

Stengel and Bellamy on Stairs

Re-enactor, Private John Stengel and Widow Re-enactor, Gail Bellamy descend the Memorial Building stairs after placing a wreath in honor all Civil War Veterans on the front door of the Memorial Building.

Memorial Building Wreath 2

The CAMP wreath honoring all Civil War Veterans on the front door of the Memorial Building on Memorial Day 2016.

Ardyth Reciting Poem - close up 2

Re-enactor Ardyth Vanscoy reads a Grand Army of the Republic poem, “Our Boys in Blue”, at the 2016 CAMP Memorial Day ceremony.

Rush the Growler Cattaraugus Boys 2

“Rush the Growler” performing “The Army Song of the Cattaraugus Boys” at the 2016 CAMP Memorial Day Ceremony.

Clark Casler at Podium

Clark Casler reading fallen soldier biographies from the War of 1812 and WWI

Taps Bugler

Bugler, Ray Ball, plays “Taps” at the end of the 2016 CAMP Memorial Day Ceremony.

Watch the 2016 CAMP Memorial Day Ceremony on our Video Page.