Field Trip to the Camden Archives

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Tomorrow morning 16 CMA cadets will travel to the Camden Archives to meet Mr. Ross Beard and view his extensive gun collection. Cadets will meet in front of the mess hall at 9:30 and return around 11:30. Coach Rice and David Green will be going on the trip with cadets, including

Aaron
Agard
Brannon
Chandler
Edwards, J
Gentile
Hanlon, Michael
Haase
Hopkins
Kreide
Mathers
McClam
Rance
Smith, C
Shelton
Villeda-Facusse
 
For more information on the collector read the article written by The State Newspaper by following the link
http://www.thestate.com/2013/08/20/2931945_collectors-passion-makes-for-high.html?rh=1
 
"Ross E. Beard, Jr. poses with John Dillinger's Thompson submachine gun. It is featured in a small part of his collection of guns that can be viewed at The Camden Archives & Museum. Beard took 74 of his 84 years to amass a collection that includes the firearms from John Dillinger, Lt. Col. Melvin Purvis, David Marshall "Carbine"Williams as well as weapons used by Russian spies and Native American warriors. KIM KIM FOSTER-TOBIN