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GEORGIA DIVISION SCV OFFERS $3,000 REWARD RELATED TO SCREVEN COUNTY CONFEDERATE MONUMENT ATTACK
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GEORGIA DIVISION SCV OFFERS $3,000 REWARD RELATED TO SCREVEN COUNTY CONFEDERATE MONUMENT ATTACK

  On Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 6 pm. lawn workers in the cemetery attest the monument was fine. Then on Friday morning, August 31 at 8 am. the same workers discovered that the Screven County Confederate Veterans Monument was toppled with significant damage to the Soldier.   The monument is located in the Screven County Memorial Cemetery, it was erected by the United Daughters of the Confederacy and the Sons of Confederate Veterans in 1909 to honor the Confederate […]

Position on Monument Removal
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Position on Monument Removal

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 the services and sacrifices of our American veterans to be sacred and any acts against these heroes and patriots should […]

The Georgia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans Calls for a Statewide and National Boycott of the City of New Orleans
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The Georgia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans Calls for a Statewide and National Boycott of the City of New Orleans

In response to the disgraceful actions of New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu and the City Council that voted on December 17, 2015 to remove the historic monuments of General Robert E. Lee, General P.G.T. Beauregard and President Jefferson Davis, and after limited, unsuccessful legal actions to prevent their removal , the Georgia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans does hereby call for a Boycott of the City of New Orleans. The Georgia Division encourages all its Members and their families in […]

RELEASE: 2017 CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY
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RELEASE: 2017 CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY

THE STATE OF GEORGIA PROCLAIMS APRIL IS CONFEDERATE HISTORY AND HERITAGE MONTH AND CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY ON APRIL 26. April is Confederate History and Heritage month as proclaimed by the Georgia Code O.C.G.A. § 1-4-20 and Georgia’s Confederate Memorial Day is April 26. All across our great State Sons of Confederate Camps and United Daughters of the Confederacy Chapters are having annual memorial services and placing memorial flags on our Southern Heroes graves in honor of Georgia’s Veterans. When the […]

ANNUAL ROBERT E LEE CELEBRATION
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ANNUAL ROBERT E LEE CELEBRATION

The Georgia Division’s  Annual General Robert E. Lee’s Birthday Event Will be celebrated at the Jefferson Davis Memorial Park in Irwinville Jan. 21, 2017 . Due to changes in policy at Georgia Military College in Milledgeville, the annual Georgia Division Robert E. Lee Birthday Celebration has been moved to Jeff Davis Memorial Park in Irwinville, Georgia. There will be a parade, a fine program, musket and artillery salutes, some refreshments, with the Executive Council meeting to follow. Chaplain-in-Chief Ray Parker is our […]

GRISWOLDVILLE COMMEMORATION
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GRISWOLDVILLE COMMEMORATION

ANNUAL GRISWOLDVILLE BATTLEFIELD LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM & COMMEMORATION SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2016   On behalf of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Jarrell Plantation Historic Site, 16th Georgia Regiment Company G and The Camp of the Unknown Soldier #2218. We invite you to attend this Annual Memorial Service of the Battle of Griswoldville.   9:30-11:30 AM                    Living History Program 10:30 AM                           Battlefield Tours 12 Noon                             Memorial Service   (NOTE: THIS EVENT IS NOT HELD AT THE JARRELL PLANTATION BUT […]