More photos from Memorial Day

Photographer Cardell Jordan was kind enough to forward a number of photos of Turners at the Memorial Day ceremony in the Union section of Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery on May 28, 2012.

More Memorial Day photos by Mr. Jordan can be found at www.cardelljordan.com under the Events button.

Union reenactors on Memorial Da.

A Company M crew presents arms as the colors pass on their way to the Union section of Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery on Memorial Day, May 28, 2012.

A Turner honor guard fires a salute on Memorial Day.

A Turner honor guard fires a salute during Memorial Day ceremonies at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery on May 28, 2012.

Co. M crew fires the Filley gun at Memorial Day.

A Company M crew fires the Filley gun at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery during Memorial Day ceremonies on May 28, 2012.

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Turners at Memorial Day ceremonies at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

Turner Brigade members participated in the annual Memorial Day Service at the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in south St. Louis County, Missouri, on Monday, May 28, presented by the Inter-Veterans Memorial Memorial Day Service Committee.  Brigade members marched in the parade and served in the honor guard at the ceremonial casket.  Following the main ceremony,  a Union Civil War ceremony was held in the Civil War cemetery area with a musket and an artillery salute, followed by a Confederate ceremony.

Turners and other Union reenactors behind the hearse.

Turners and other Union reenactors march behind John Avery’s period hearse in the parade at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery on Memorial Day, May 28, 2012.

Turner infantry marches to the Union ceremony.

Turner Infantry marches to the Union section of Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery for ceremonies on Memorial Day, May 28, 2012.

Turner infantry at the Union ceremonies on Memorial Day.

Capt. Greg Zelinske leads the Turner infantry in the Union section of Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery for ceremonies on Memorial Day, May 28, 2012.

Co. M fires during Memorial Day ceremonies.

A Company M crew fires the Filley gun during ceremonies at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery on Memorial Day, May 28, 2012.

Missouri’s Civil War 1861-2011. Video link.

Missouri’s Civil War 1861-2011. Clay Stalter, a graduate student from the University of Missouri-Columbia, has prepared a website about the first year of the 150th anniversary of Missouri’s involvement in the Civil War. A good video summary, including footage of Turner units and Turner friends.

Links to Jefferson City Event reports

Jefferson City News Tribune

KRCG Channel 13, Jefferson City, on YouTube. Features shots of Turner camps and interview with Capt. Gary Dunakey of Company K.

ConnectMidMissouri.com by KRCG Channel 13, Jefferson City. Another link to the same footage.