Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

Westport Camp #64

Kansas City, Missouri


Battle of Westport

History of SUVCW

Westport #64 Events

2019 Local Events

Recent Encampments

Attention to Orders

In the Ranks

Recent Awards

Recent Ceremonies

Special Projects

Boy Scout Recognition

In Memoriam

Union Links

The Gettysburg Address

Civil War Dates

Westport #64 Camp Events
July 2019 Meeting:
The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, 4 July 2019 at 6:30 p.m. which will be held at 19301 E. 50th Terrace, Independence, Missouri. This a Fourth of July social gathering, so please bring your wife or partner. Fourth of July type food and beverage will be supplied by the camp, but a small monitory contribution is suggested this year, to help our camp. If you have a special food request please let John Martin know. And, if you would like to bring something please bring it. Your RSVP with the number of persons attending is encouraged NLT 1 July, so that the camp can buy the correct amou

Subsequent Meeting Schedule for 2019:
Remaining meetings for 2019 are scheduled for the first Wednesday of each month. All meeting dates are subject to change.

Local Civil War Museum:
Westport Camp #64 has the distinction of having a member who is a Curator of a Civil War Museum. For more information on this museum, please contact Lee Ward, (816) 373-2600 or click here: Local Civil War Museum.

James B. Eads Award:
Westport Camp #64 was honored with the Eads Award for 2004-2005. This is an award presented by the Department of Missouri to the most outstanding camp. What made our camp outstanding this past year was the number of grave registrations submitted, money raised from different projects, new member applications being accepted, and event participation with the Department of Missouri. For more information on this award, please click here: James B. Eads Award (Outstanding Camp in Department).

Do you have an event you would like the Sons of Union Veterans to participate in? If so, please email Commander Bud Marks and he'll bring it up at one of our monthly meetings.