Virginia Division Officers and Members Attend Many Events in Virginia.
Appomattox Memorial Service April 10, 2016 at Appomattox UDC Confederate Section.
October 6-9, 2016 - 121st Annual Division Convention at the Holiday Inn, Lynchburg, VA. Sponsored by 3rd District.
November 3-7, 2016 - 123rd General Convention in Richmond, VA.
Division President Eleanor Price and Dr. Cheryl Davis outside the Confederate memorial Chapel with the Memorial wreath Cheryl made for the Memorial Day Service at the Chapel May 30, 2016.
50th Annual Massing of the Flags and Commemoration of the 208th Birthday of Jefferson Davis. Division President Eleanor Price presented the Virginia Flag and welcomed everyone.
The Virginia Division has undertaken the conservation of the Crenshaw Battery Battle Flag as a Sesquicentennial project. The flag came into the possession of the division in 1941, when the Camp Lee Soldiers' Home closed in Richmond. Click here to read more on how you can help preserve this priceless artifact for future generations.
The College of William and Mary in Virginia, a nationally recognized institution of higher learning founded in 1693, is known as the alma mater of Thomas Jefferson and the home of Phi Beta Kappa and the collegiate honor code. What most people do not know is that there would be no William and Mary today without the determination and dedication of one Confederate soldier.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars have taken an insightful look at the difficult position in which former Confederate soldiers found themselves in the years following Appomattox and what they did about it.
Although the generals who commanded the Confederate armies hailed from across the South, perhaps no other state supplied as many of the Confederacy's leading military lights as the Old Dominion.
In 1905, President Theodore Roosevelt and his wife made a tour of the South. His remarks are even more compelling today than they were 95 years ago and should be taken to heart by all Americans.