Sons of Union Veterans of the 
Civil War

Irish Brigade, Camp #4 Fredericksburg, Virginia






To perpetuate the memory of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) and the men who served the Union from 1861 to 1865.

We shall educate people in the mission of Sons of Union Veterans Civil War (SUVCW) and promote membership in the Irish Brigade Camp No. 4.

We will assist in the recovery, organization and preservation of Civil War documents and records.

We will support the National Park Service through our assistance in the preservation of Civil War Monuments.

We will assist in the organization, promotion and staffing of Civil War memorial events.

We will prepare Civil War memorial assessments for those monuments within the local area.

We will assist the SUVCW in national graves registration and erect monuments on sites, which contain the remains of Civil War veterans.

Camp Officers

Commander:  Michael Paquette
Senior Vice Commander:  Robert Roser Jr.
Junior Vice Commander:  Robert Heath
Secretary/Treasurer:  William McCarthy


Date: Every 4th Thursday (3rd Thursday in November and December)
Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Place: Salem Church Library


To be announced (2007 schedule being developed)


If you would like to join, please contact one of the Camp officers, listed above. Membership information and forms are available at the National SUVCW Web Page.

Service Activities

To be announced (2007 schedule being developed)


To be announced  (2007 schedule being developed)


Rappahannock Civil War Roundtable
 Central Virginia Battlefields Trust
 Valley of the Shadow Two communities during the American Civil War
 Chronology of Civil War Battles
 Fredericksburg Order of Battle Army of the Potomac
 Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park