Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

Westport Camp #64

Kansas City, Missouri


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Special Projects in 2007

Brooking Cemetary Memorial Day Preparation: This page includes pictures of the work detail during the placement of U.S. Flags at Brooking Cemetery, Raytown, MO prior to Memorial Day.

Placement of Grave Markers at Carpenter Cemetery: On Saturday, 15 September 2007, Josh Campbell, Eagle Scout candidate, Independence, MO lead a group of nearly 30 scouts, leaders and parents to Carpenter Cemetery, located on the Johnson/Henry county line near Chilhowee, MO. The Scouts placed the monuments of two Confederate and eight Union Army Veterans upon their graves. The graves were researched, marked and monuments ordered from the Veterans Administration by Lee Ward, Independence, MO a member the Sons of Union Veterans, Westport Camp #64.

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