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Woodmen present flag to NAACP chapter

by Submitted photo on February 22, 2014 10:55 AM

The Indiana/Blairsville Chapter 1945 of the Woodmen of the World presented a U.S. flag to the Indiana chapter of the NAACP on Feb. 19 in honor of Black History Month and in remembrance of Chris Catalfamo.

Catalfamo was a member of the NAACP and a local historian who worked tirelessly to document the United States Colored Troops veterans from Indiana County including Congressional Medal of Honor recipients Alexander Kelly and James H. Bronson.

Attending the presentation were, from left, Bonnie Masilela, NAACP member; Armour Cribbs, past Woodmen chapter president; Sonya Stewart, Woodmen chapter president; Monte, Catherine and Josephine Tidwell, Catalfamo family members; Dr. Carolyn Princes, NAACP chapter president; David C. Williams, NAACP member; and Sandra Williams, NAACP corresponding secretary.



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