The Department of the Chesapeake Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War is a fraternal organization dedicated to preserving the history and legacy of heroes who fought and worked to save the Union.   The Department of the Chesapeake was issued its charter in 1887 and currently has camps in Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. 

 To view a short orientation and information PowerPoint presentation about the SUVCW and the Department of the Chesapeake click the Link below.

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 Special Announcements

1. The Department of the Chesapeake, in its annual encampment, elected Brother Kevin Martin  as its Commanding Officer for  2015-2016.  

2. The Department of the Chesapeake is the host department for this years National Encampment, which is being held at the Omni Hotel in Richmond, Virginia from 20 August to 23 August.  Brothers are encouraged to attend the National Encampment 


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