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Campers Needed for the Georgia Confederates Youth Camp

Gentlemen, The Executive Council approved again this year a $200 scholarship for the first 20 Campers for the Georgia Confederates Youth Camp being held in June 2020. The cost per Camper for a week of Confederate education and fun is $350, with the scholarship applied brings the cost for our young Campers to $150 per Camper. I would like to [...]

2020-02-08T01:16:28+00:00Uncategorized|

H.L. Hunley Awards & Scholarships now Available

 HL Hunley Awards (Certificates with Medals) are available at our Division Office ready for distribution to the Camps of the Georgia Division for deserving JROTC Cadets. For a Camp Commander and/or Camp representative to order a HL Hunley Award from the Georgia Division Office the following information is required at ordering. REQUIRED INFORMATION: The Camp number and Commander ordering the [...]

2020-02-08T01:10:27+00:00Uncategorized|

Saint James School Event November 2019

Saint James School Event November 2019 Photos from the Savannah Militia Camp School Program at St James Catholic School Savannah, November 2019. Compatriot Jim Willis was hurt in a car wreck coming to the event, so I might have forgotten to send. He has recovered and is in his usual cantankerous self. Compatriot Jim Stevens is pictured with the students in a [...]

Member Spotlight Randy Vaughn

Our featured member spotlight today is on Randy Vaughn, Randy joined the State of Dade Camp # 707 in Trenton Georgia. He served as the Camps Adjutant. Randy joined the Sons of Confederate Veterans under his ancestor  Pvt Thomas Marion Young 1st Arkansas Infantry Co. K.  Randy is also a member of the Mechanized Cavalry and is serving as Corporal [...]

2020-01-16T15:39:22+00:00Uncategorized|

George Disney

             It’s February 24th, 1864, General Johnston is using soldiers from the Kentucky Orphan Brigade as a human telegraph line. This line stretched from the top of the ridge to the valley below giving them full view of the enemy. These men had to rest at their posts. An Englishman, by the name of George [...]

2020-01-16T14:31:23+00:00Uncategorized|

Salute and Honor to Alexander H. Stephens

The OLD GUARD of the Gate City Guard will whole its annual salute and honor to Alexander H. Stephens, the Vice-President of the Confederacy on 1 February 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at his home in Crawfordville, Georgia. We hope for a large turnout to help us honor this man. LTC David L. Floyd Conveniently located a few miles off of I-20, [...]

2020-01-15T20:36:19+00:00Uncategorized|

Ole Jeff in Milledgeville, Georgia

It was in 1912, a monument was erected to the Confederate Soldiers of Baldwin County and Milledgeville, Georgia The monument was first located at the intersection of Hancock and Wilkinson Streets, across from the Courthouse and Post Office. It was later moved, across from the Georgia Military College. Because he was moved to Jefferson Street the soldier statue was affectionately [...]

2020-01-15T21:04:28+00:00Featured Story|