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Sons of Union Veterans of
2001 Lee Court

Preserving the memory of the
Grand Army of the Republic
and our ancestors who fought to preserve the Union
1861 - 1865

The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War is a patriotic and educational organization, similar to the Grand Army of the Republic. It was founded on November 12, 1881 and incorporated by Act of Congress August 20, 1954. The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War is the legal heir to and representative of the Grand Army of the Republic.

The Sgt. William Pittenger Camp No. 21 of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW) was named for Sgt. William Pittenger (1840-1904) and in memory of all non-commisioned Union officers.

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Sgt. William Pittenger
  • AREA: The Camp serves the State of Hawaii and all of "Old San Diego County", including the California counties of San Diego, Imperial, and Riverside.
     
  • MEETINGS: Meetings held 10:00 a.m. on the second Saturday of each even numbered month at Mimi's Restaurant, 10788 Westview Parkway in San Diego. Please contact the Camp Commander for directions or details of other events.
     
  • NEWSLETTER: The General (named for the engine used by Pittenger during the "Great Locomotive Chase").
     
  • MEMORIAL DAY PARTICIPATION: To be announced.
     
  • DUES: Please contact the Commander or Secretary-Treasurer.
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