Chickamauga: Culpepper reappointed to Civil War commission

Chickamauga: Culpepper reappointed to Civil War commission

June 17th, 2011 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

In this file photo, John Culpepper holds his hat over his heart during the recitation of the Lord's Prayer during a memorial service for Confederate soldier John Ingraham in 2010. Culpepper has been reappointed to the Georgia Civil War Commission.

In this file photo, John Culpepper holds his...

Photo by Jake Daniels /Times Free Press.

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has reappointed John Culpepper, city manager of Chickamauga, Ga., to the Georgia Civil War Commission, according to a news release.

Culpepper has been Chickamauga city manager for 32 years and has served as chairman of the Georgia Civil War Commission for four years, the release stated.

He is a board member of the Walker County Historic Preservation Commission and Friends of Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park.

He also is founder of the Chickamauga Campaign Heritage Trail and the co-chair for Tri-State Civil War 150th Commemoration Association, the release stated.