An annual event held at the Historic Wilmington Cemetery.
Preserving the memory of the Grand Army of the Republic
and our ancestors who fought to preserve the Union
1861 - 1865
Who are the Sons of Union Veterans: Gen. W.S. Rosecrans Camp 2 - Los Angeles is a patriotic and educational organization, similar to the Grand Army of the Republic. It was founded on November 12, 1881 and incorporated by Act of Congress August 20, 1954. The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War is the legal heir to and representative of the Grand Army of the Republic.
The General W. S. Rosecrans Camp No. 2 of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War was named after an original Sons Camp which was organized March 3, 1898, and which in turn was named for Gen. William Starke Rosecrans (1819-1898). The current Camp was organized and reactivated on August 21, 1999.
Schedule of Events
Thank you Lorie Mendoza-Geluz for being a gracious host.