David V. Medert

It is with deep regret that I announce the passing of Past Commander in Chief David V Medert of the Department of Ohio. Brother Medert passed away 4 November 2022 at 3:00PM. In addition to being a Commander in Chief (2008), Brother Medert was Past Department Commander of the Department of Ohio, as well as…

Henry E. Shaw, Jr.

It is our sad duty to report the passing of Brother Brigadier General Henry E. Shaw Jr. (SVR). He died at 8:00am on Sunday, 16 October 2022. Brother Shaw was the Deputy Commander for the Sons of Veterans Reserve as well as a valued mentor and friend to dozens of Past Commander-in-Chiefs of the Sons…

Andrew M. Johnson

Past Commander-in-Chief With a heavy heart, I have the sad duty to report the death of Past Commander-in-Chief Andrew M. Johnson on 22 May 2022 at the age of 86. PCinC “Andy” Johnson, life member #393, was a long-time member of the Lincoln-Cushing Camp No. 2 of Washington D.C. and served as Camp Commander, Commander…

John Wilson Oliver, Jr.

November 15, 2021 It is with deep regret that we report the death of Real Son and Life Member John Wilson Oliver Jr., on 15 November 2021, at the age of 96 years. Brother Oliver was a member of the Major William Anderson McTeer Camp 39 of the Department of Tennessee and had resided in…

William Alan Pollard

July 27, 1956 – August 17, 2021 Although the funeral was held for Brother Pollard on August 23rd, the Department of Texas will conduct a special service in his memory at 10 AM on October 30th, at the Hayes Grace Memorial Park Cemetery in Hitchcock, Texas. It is our sad duty to share the loss…

Ryan King

I am sad to report the recent death of Ryan King, former member of Chaplin Camp#3. We found the post Maine Maritime Celebrates the Life of Ryan King on the Maine Maritime website. Ryan was the principal force in reviving Chaplin Camp #3 under a new charter in 1997. He served two terms as Dept….

Cynthia Conley Brown

February 7, 1937 – July 11, 2021 It is our sad duty to report the death of ASUVCW Past National President Cynthia Brown, 11 July 2021 at Methuen, MA, at the age of 84 years. PNP Brown was a Life Member of the Gilman E. Sleeper Auxiliary # 60, Department of New Hampshire. A three-term PDP from…

Janice Lee Harding

February 12, 1937 – July 2, 2021 Passing of Auxiliary to Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War Past National President Janice Harding It is our sad duty to report the death of ASUVCW Past National President Janice Lee Harding, aged 84 years, on 2 July 2021 at Parkville, Maryland. PNP Harding was a…