Membership in the Auxiliary to Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War can be obtained through eligibility in several ways:
- Women who are lineal or collateral descendants of soldiers, sailors or marines regularly mustered and honorably discharged from the Army, Navy, or Marine Corps of the United States of America during the War of the Rebellion 1861-1865. Daughter, granddaughter, great-granddaughter, niece, grandniece, etc., and legally adopted daughters qualify.
- Mothers, wives, widows, daughters and legally adopted daughters of Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War in good standing (not Associates).
- Associate Memberships: Available to women who do not qualify through heredity, #1 & #2 above, who demonstrate a genuine interest in the Civil War and can subscribe to the purpose and objects of the Auxiliary. An Associate may vote and hold any office except that of National Vice-President and National President. Associates may not exceed one-third of the total membership of the Auxiliary at the time of election.
- Junior Membership: For young ladies of not less than eight (8) and not more than twelve (12) years of age.
If you are interested in joining the Auxiliary to Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, please submit the following form to receive more information: