Donation Request for Capt. Wirz Presidential Pardon

  Please consider helping the descendants of Capt. Henry Wirz, Commandant of Andersonville Prison Camp (1864-1865), apply for a Presidential Pardon for him. After the War, Capt. Wirz was taken to Washington and tried before a Military Tribunal. He was found guilty of murdering Yankee prisoners (no body NOR no prisoner name was ever given), and hung on November 10, [...]

2020-07-13T19:49:31+00:00Uncategorized|

Georgia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans Position on Monument Removal , Defacement and Name Changes.

Georgia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans Position on Monument Removal , Defacement and Name Changes. The Georgia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans condemns in the strongest terms possible the vandalism, removal and defacement of any Veteran's monuments, memorials, or grave markers and will vigorously pursue the prosecution of these heinous violations to the fullest extent of the law. We hold [...]

2020-06-17T14:00:12+00:00Uncategorized|

Sons of Confederate Veterans Offers Practical Solutions to Athens’s Mayor and Council Regarding the “Stability and Safety” of the Confederate Veterans Monument.

Sons of Confederate Veterans Offers Practical Solutions to Athens's Mayor and Council Regarding the "Stability and Safety" of the Confederate Veterans Monument. The Sons of Confederate Veterans (SCV) met with Athens's Mayor Kelly Girtz on June 15 to offer and to implement some practical solutions to the Mayor and Council's concerns over the Confederate Monument. At one point the Mayor [...]

2020-06-17T13:58:39+00:00Uncategorized|

The Sons of Confederate Veterans Increases Reward to $3,000 for Information leading to the Arrest and Conviction for Acts of Vandalism to Veteran’s Monuments.

The Sons of Confederate Veterans Increases Reward to $3,000 for Information leading to the Arrest and Conviction for Acts of Vandalism to Veteran's Monuments. Georgia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans Position on Monument Removal , Defacement and Name Changes. The Georgia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans condemns in the strongest terms possible the vandalism, removal and defacement of any Veteran's [...]

2020-06-17T13:43:37+00:00Uncategorized|

Stop the renaming of our Military Bases named after Confederate Officers.

June 13, 2020 Gentlemen, See the below post from CIC Gramling regarding contacting the White House and our US Senators to stop the renaming of our Military Bases named after Confederate Officers. Below the post is a contact list and links for the White House & Senators. Click Here for White House On-line Contact Georgia's Senator David Perdue voted to change [...]

2020-06-17T13:48:24+00:00Uncategorized|

An act of vandalism that occurred at The Gettysburg Lot in Laurel Grove Cemetery (North).

It is with deep sadness that we make our community, members, and friends aware of an act of vandalism that occurred at The Gettysburg Lot in Laurel Grove Cemetery (North). Someone has torn up, shredded, and burned several of our flags placed on Memorial Day to commemorate these American Veterans who fell during the war. They also damaged the fence [...]

2020-05-12T13:23:57+00:00Uncategorized|

The 44th Annual Reunion of the UCV in 1944

    It was June of 1934 when over 1600 Confederate veterans attended the 44th United Confederate Veterans Reunion in Chattanooga Tennessee and arriving from as far away as California. This three day event went from June 6th through June 8th ending with a grand parade. This event was predicted to be the last United Confederate Veterans Reunion even though [...]

2020-04-22T13:20:46+00:00Uncategorized|

Stone Mountain National Memorial Service CANCELLED 

March 30, 2020   Stone Mountain National Memorial Service CANCELLED   Gentlemen,   I regrettably have to announce that the Annual Stone Mountain Memorial Service scheduled for Saturday, April 18 is Cancelled.   I reached out yesterday to the Stone Mountain Memorial Association on the status of the Park's operations and the Below is  their response:   Good morning.  Based [...]

2020-03-31T16:24:39+00:00Uncategorized|
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