Monday, September 30, 2013

Photos from Marianna Day 2013

The 149th anniversary of the Battle of Marianna was commemorated with Marianna Day events on Saturday, September 28th, in Marianna, Florida.

This year's events included memorial services, guided tours and an open house at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, scene of heavy fighting during the battle. To learn more about the battle itself, please visit www.battleofmarianna.com.

Here are some photos from this year's events:

St. Luke's Episcopal Church, scene of heavy fighting.

Visitors examine the Bible of St. Luke's, which was saved during the battle.


International officers from Fort Rucker, AL, prepare for lecture on the Battle of Marianna.

Visitors from around the world tour St. Luke's Episcopal Church

Civil Air Patrol posts the flags on the Battle of Marianna Monument

Members of the William Henry Milton Chapter, UDC, prepare for the memorial service.
Memorial Service underway in Downtown Marianna, FL

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