Camp Meetings are Each month and open to those interested in history See Calendar for dates, times and location.  
   


   


Our Meetings 

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The Next Camp Events: 

For more information or to join the camp contact our Commander or Adjutant at 

  BHC780@gmail.com

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Black Horse Camp #780 

Next: Camp Meeting

Tuesday May 7, 2019

7:00 PM

Warrenton Vistor's Center

Come out for a morning of Fellowship and a time to talk history. 

Guest speaker:TBA

If you are interested in history or joining, come on out and see what it is all about. 

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First Friday - May 3rd - 4:30 - 9:00 PM

The Camp will have a place on First Friday this year,

The first one is in May  Please join us

We need Volunteers to help set up, spend time with the public, and then also Break down. Come when you can for an hour or 2.  Contact Commander Hudson, if you can help.

 Future dates June 7, July 5, and Aug 2.  Mark your calender's. 

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Confederate Remembrance Day is almost here!

Mark your calender's.  May 26, 2019

Volunteers needed: 

8:30 AM Warrenton cemetery put out flags

Set up at 1:00 PM

Services at 2:00 PM 

Breakdown at after the service 3:30 PM

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Annual Camp Picnic June 15, 2019

Prospector's Pavilion at the Gold Mine Museum and Park, Goldvien Virginia. 

Come on out and tour the museum , have good food, friends, and fun. 

Details to follow;

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SCV and Community Service
In Fauquier 2019- 2018


Provide 40 cases of Water to The 
Fauquier Food Bank - February

Install Southern Cross of Honor for 
Pvt. Frank Jett Lomax - March


2018

Assist Fauquier Family Cemetery Foundation to reclaim the Moore Cemetery - March

Install tombstone and Mark Pvt. Thomas Moor's grave site. - April

Submitted funds for SCV Sam Davis Camp to sponsor a child - May 

Gave Hundley Awards to
3 JROTC Cadets. - May

 Participated in the Warrenton Spring Festival with Exhibit tent - May

Participated in the First Friday Events of Old Town Warrenton, June, Aug, Sept, & Oct.

Participated in Brandy Station History Day with period artifacts and display. 

Provided financial  and Onsite Physical Support to the Serve Our Willing Warriors House in Prince William County - On Going

Participated in Display and Education at Germanna Foundation Conference - July

Assisted the UDC in cleaning tombstones in the Warrenton Cemetery - Oct.  

Toured Arlington Cemetery 
and took time out to honor the fallen soldiers from all wars.

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Our Annual Meeting

                   November 2018

Our Annual Meeting November 2016


         Commander’s Corner    

Greetings Compatriots and Friends of History

Established in 1868, the Fauquier descendants of confederate veterans meet the last Sunday in may each year to remember those who fought and fell in the War Between the States. A time of reflection, and acknowledgement of the dedication of those on both sides of the line.

May 26, 2019  - Services begin at 2:00 PM, Guest Speaker, H. B. "Bo" Kravek,  laying of wreath, followed by Cannon and Rifle volley, courtesy of Striblings Battery, and The Black Horse Cavalry Troop, (dismounted).

This event is open to the Public. We hope you will join us as we reflect on our history.

Regards

Rick Hudson, Commander


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February 2019

Regular Meeting and 

Induction of New Members 


March 2019

Regular Meeting and 

Induction of New Member


March 2019

Members in Action


Pvt. Frank Lomax



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First Friday Exhibits

Please join us as we take to the street 

and share history May to October. 

 

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Volunteer now for any of the up coming camp activities.  Without your help they are not possible! 


Quicks Link to:

Camp Calendar:

SCV Camp Salutes: 

State posted events:

National events blog:

Camp Bylaws

Civil War Times News:

National Civil War Museum in Harrisburg PA

Our Confederate Heroes, a project of Camp 1708 

 Updated 4/21/2019