Department of Ohio
SONS OF UNION VETERANS OF THE CIVIL WAR
Craig W. Keller
Department Commander 2008-2009
4176 Bedford Avenue
November 3, 2008
Department Order No. 5
The mid-winter meeting is scheduled for Saturday, January 17, 2009, at the Franklin County Veterans Building, 300 West Broad St., Columbus, Ohio. The Department Council meeting will begin at 9:30, followed by the Mid-winter meeting at 10:00 am. No business may be transacted, however, we will be giving reports, making plans and taking suggestions for the Department of Ohio. All brothers are encouraged to attend. All Department Officers and Committee Chairmen are asked to give a report. If you are unable to attend, please forward your report to me before the meeting. Lunch will again be served after the meeting.
In accordance with our Constitution and Regulations, all Camps should install their new Officers by the end of January. Camp Secretaries are reminded to submit Form #22 to the Department Secretary Jim Crane by February 1st.
Camp Secretaries are also reminded that your Camp Annual Report (Form #27a) is due to Department Secretary, Jim Crane, by April 30, 2009. Please include a complete roster of all camp members and their annual per capita dues. National dues are $18 and Department dues are $4.
February 12, 2009 will mark the 200th anniversary of President Abraham Lincolnís birth. All camps are encouraged to honor our 16th President in some capacity. Many camps throughout Ohio have a special dinner in remembrance of him. If your camp does not have one, please try to attend one that does.
So ordered this 3rd day of November, 2008
|Yours in Fraternity, Charity, and Loyalty,||Attested,|
|Craig W. Keller||Jim Crane|
Craig W. Keller