Fincastle Chapter 797, United Daughters of the Confederacy held an Iron Cross Dedication for Pvt. Fleming B. Caldwell, Burk’s Regt., Local Defense. The July 8 ceremony took place at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery and was attended by a number of Caldwell descendants who paid tribute by placing a wreath and flowers on the grave.

Caldwell descendants at the ceremony were Sheryl Hall, third great-granddaughter; Nicholas lee, fourth great-grandson; and Sawyer Haymaker, fourth great-grandson.
UDC members at the ceremony (from left) Loretta Caldwell, Sheryl Hall, Donna DiMurro, Becky Barnes, Lisa Russell, Helen Camper, Laura Caldwell, Cindee Hensley, Bonnie Cox and Harriett Francis
Stone and Iron Cross