SONS OF UNION VETERANS

OLIVER TILDEN CAMP #26

346 BROADWAY, ROOM 808
NEW YORK, NY 10013

Chartered 1884

Recepient of
Alfred Woolson Award
Sesquicentennial Signature Event Award
for the
150th Aniversary of the Launching
of the USS Monitor

and

Named the "Camp of the Year"
Awarded the Abraham Lincoln Award at the
August 13, 2011 National Encampment,
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

(Oliver Tilden Camp #26, S.V.U.S.A. at Camp Bolster on September 2, 1901)

 

Welcome to the award winning Oliver Tilden Camp #26, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War web page. If you have a Civil War ancestor please honor him by becoming a member. We meet at 346 Broadway, New York NY.

The Greenpoint Monitor Museum
Oliver Tilden Camp #26,
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

150th ANNIVERSARY OF THE

LAUNCH OF THE USS MONITOR

 

192nd Grant's Tomb Birthday Commemoration

"Saturday"

April 26, 2014

Our annual commemoration of the birthday of General Ulysses S. Grant will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014, 11:00 AM at the National Monument on 122nd St. Riverside Drive in Manhattan, NY. Larry Clowers and his wife Connie will portray General Ulysses and Julia Grant. Please contact Arthur P.Kirmss or the Commander for more information.

Click below for:

Submission Form for 2014 Grant Memorial Journal

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"Billy Yank"
Grant Program 2012

"Billy Yank"
Fall-Winter 2011-2012

 

Officers of Tilden Camp #26, SUVCW

Commander

George J. Weinmann, PCC

Senior Vice-Commander

Arthur P. Kirmss

Junior Vice-Commander

George I. Rand

Secretary

Roy Wildenberger

Treasurer

James F. Bond

Chaplain

Rev. Fr. Paul Lorentzen

Chaplain's Aide & Musical Director

Arthur P. Kirmss

Color Guard Sgt.

Gerard J. Kaczynski

Patriotic Instructor

Arthur P. Kirmss

Genealogist & Historian

George J. Weinmann, PCC

Sergeant-at-Arms

Phil Kissel

Eagle Scout Coordinator

John Portanova, PCC

Guide

Donald Steinmaker

Members of Council

Mark Goret

John Portanova, PCC

William Parry

"Billy Yank" Editor's

George J. Weinmann, CC & PCC

Arthur Kirmss

Signals Master

George J. Weinmann

Committee Assignments

346 Broadway Committee

Chairman: Commander

George J. Weinmann

PCC

John Portanova

PCC

WILLIAM F. MASON

Patriotic Instructor

Secretary

Roy Wildenberger

General Grant Committee

Chairman: SVC

Arthur P.Kirmss

JVC

George I. Rand

Commander, Past Camp Commander

George J. Weinmann

Executive Committee

Chairman: Commander

George J. Weinmann

Tres.
JVC

Secretary

Roy Wildenberger

SVC

Arthur P. Kirmss

PCC

John Portanova

PCC

WILLIAM F. MASON

Program Committee

Chairman: Commander

George J. Weinmann

Guide

Donald Steinmaker

Patriotic Instructor, SVC

Arthur P.Kirmss

Fund Raising Committee

Chairman

Roy Wildenberger

Recruiting and Public Relations

Chairman, JVC

George I. Rand

Sect.

Roy Wildenberger

Robert W. Lord Patriotic Award Committee
Chairman

Cornwell Martin

SVC
Treas.
Monument Preservation Committee
Chairman, Tres.
 

The Greenpoint Monitor Museum Committee

Chairman: Commander

George J. Weinmann

Patriotic Instructor, SVC

Arthur Kirmss

Tres.

James F. Bond

PCC

John Portanova

Chaplain

Rev. Fr. Paul Lorentzen

Mark Goret

Gerard J. Kaczynski

Charles Lirio

 

 

"Billy Yank"
Grant Program 2009

"Billy Yank"

SUMMER 2009

Fall - Winter 2009

"Billy Yank"
Grant Program 2010

"Billy Yank"
Fall-Winter 2010-2011

"Billy Yank"
Grant Program 2011

 

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2006-2011 Winter Schedule of Events

Oliver Tilden Camp Meetings

History

  Oliver Tilden Camp History

Tilden Camp Past Commanders

 Past Camp Events

Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery

"Saturday"

April 17, 2004

J. L. Riker Post 62, GAR
Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery

On Saturday, April 17, 2004, Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, Queens, NY will celebrate their 150th Anniversary. There will be a full day of activities. At one event, Tilden Camp will hold a Headstone Dedication at the J. L. Riker Post 62 plot. Past Commander George J. Weinmann did genealogical research on 57 Civil War Veterans and their spouses that are buried in the GAR plot. PCC Weinmann with the cooperation of Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery, where able to obtain government headstones for their unmarked graves. Oliver Tilden Camp's ceremony will begin at 10:45 AM. Tilden Camp thanks Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery and the Federal Governmant for their help. For more information on the headstone dedication, please contact PCC George J. Weinmann. For more information on the full day of activities, please contact Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, Queens, NY, 718-821-1750 for directions.

 

177th Birthday of General U.S. Grant

Old Billy Yank News

Please visit the Oliver Tilden Camp 26 Grave Reg. Home Page!

George J. Weinmann, CC & Commander,
Oliver Tilden Camp #26, NYC &
New York Department Senior Vice Commander

Go to the National Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War Home Page.

Sons of Veterans Reserve

Co. I, 83 New York Vol. (9th NYSM)

Captain George J. Weinmann (Company Commander)

2nd Lt. & Adjutant John Portanova

Organizations
SUVCW--Auxiliary to the Sons of Union Veterans
MOLLUS--Military Order of the Loyal Legion
Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic
Woman's Relief Corps
Sons of Confederate Veterans
The United Daughters of the Confederacy
Sons of the American Revolution
Daughters of the American Revolution
Sons of the Revolution

 John Ericsson Society, NY

The Greenpoint Monitor Museum

New York State Regiments online

9th New York Vol. (Hawkins' Zouaves)

83rd New York Vol. (9th NYSM)

More to come!  

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If you have a genealogical, historical or grave registration question for Commander Weinmann, please contact him.

Created on April 26, 1997 by George J. Weinmann, Commander
Updated: March 10, 2014


 


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