Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
General Orders No. 17
Series 1997-1998
Richard D. Orr, Commander-in-Chief
153 Connie Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15214-1251
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July 23, 1998


1. A recommendation has been received from Glenn B. Knight, Commander, Department of Pennsylvania, that the charter of Corporal Weaver Camp 295, Hellertown, Pennsylvania be revoked for failure to adhere to the provisions of the Constitution and Regulations of the Order. Said camp having failed to hold meetings for several years; failed to hold election of officers for several years; consistently failed to respond to communications from the Departments; routinely failed to pay per capita tax and file reports in a timely manner; and has no members residing within the area under the jurisdiction of the Department of Pennsylvania.

2. Pursuant to the provisions of the Constitution Article VI Formation and Disbandment, Section 2. "The Commander-in-Chief upon the recommendation of the Department Commander shall have the power to revoke the charter of any camp which does not conform to the Constitution and Regulations of the Order", the charter of Corporal Weaver Camp 295, Department of Pennsylvania, located in Hellertown, Pennsylvania is hereby revoked effective upon the notification of all know members of the camp and the issuance of transfer forms by the Department of Pennsylvania.

By Order of
Richard D. Orr
Commander-in-Chief

Attested:
David Hann
National Secretary


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