From Our Legacy Supporters

Over 1,000 people have joined the Honor Guard, click on the stories from some of our Honor Guard members below to learn more about why they have decided to leave a legacy of battlefield preservation.

Dr. Mary Abroe

Dr. Mary Abroe

Why I Have Decided To Leave a Legacy of Preservation by Dr. Mary Abroe

“One of the great privileges—and joys—of my life has been my affiliation with the Civil War Trust and, before that, with one of its predecessor organizations, the Association for the Preservation of Civil War Sites. As a human being, mother, grandmother, and citizen, there are few things more important to me than leaving this legacy of preservation behind when I am gone and providing for the work’s continuation.”

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