SCV Camp 47 Meetings

Located at:
Harmony Masonic Lodge
2710 Depot Rd., BEAUFORT, SC
Meetings Begin At 7:00 pm

Next Meeting:

June 5 th, 2017

Our Guest Speaker, SCV Member Glen La Force of Hilton Head Island, is a highly respected lawyer and graduate of the US Military Academy. La Force will discus the trial of Capt. Heinrich Hartmann Wirz (Henry Wirz), the only Confederate official to be tried, convicted and hung for war crimes resulting from the War Between the States.

Future Meeting Schedule

July 2017

No Meeting

August 2017

No Meeting

September 11th, 2017

Our Guest Speaker this month will be distinguished professor emeritus of history Lawrence "Larry" S. Rowland of the University of South Carolina. A life long Beaufortonian, Larry is a past president of the South Carolina Historical Society and coauthor of The History of Beaufort County. The subject of his presentation has yet to be announced.

October 9th, 2017

This date marks the anniversary of the forming of our predecessor at the Beaufort Arsenal on Oct 9, 1897, United Confederate Veteran Camp Gen. Richard Anderson. One of our current camp members is related to an original founding member. This will be a social gathering for members and wives with guest speaker Robert C. Jones of Georgia. Click here for Biography

Details at a later date.

Historic Beaufort Arsenal
6:00 PM

November 6th, 2017

Our Guest Speaker this month will be Associate and Chapter Historian Chris Clayton. Chris has been a member nearly 10 years and has given us a number of fine presentations on battles along with original paintings he has made of the Battle Grounds. This time he will be speaking on

"The Forts of Port Royal Island".

December 4th, 2017

Tentative plans at this date are to approve any nominated officer and staff changes for 2018 and to finalize details for the upcoming 12th Annual Lee - Jackson Birthday Banquet.

January 20th, 2018

Lee-Jackson Banquet

February 2018

March 2018

April 2018


May 10th, 2018

Confederate Memorial Day

June 2018

Normal meetings are held on the 1st Monday of the month unless noted as a special event or assigned another date and or location.  Due to September's Labor Day, the month's meeting will be held on the 2nd Monday.  Starting time is 7:00 pm sharp with the the meeting location the Harmony Masonic Lodge located at 2710 Depot Road, Beaufort, unless indicated otherwise.