Mike Smith, Droop Mountain Battlefield Superintendent, honored at retirement
[L-R]: Terry Lowry, Hunter Lesser, Billy Joe Peyton, Mike Smith, Steve Cunningham, Rick Wolfe
After 34 years of faithful service to the state of West Virginia, Droop Mountain Battlefield Superintendent Mike Smith
has retired. Smith was also responsible for nearby Beartown State Park.
To honor his many contributions to preserving and interpreting the Droop Mountain Battlefield, West Virginia historians honored Mike with a surprise lunch party on his last day at the park.
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Read a article on Mike Smith by Rick Steelhammer of the Charleston Gazette…