DEPARTMENT ORDER # 8, 2020-2021 – Department Encampment

HEADQUARTERS OF THE DEPARTMENT COMMANDER
DEPARTMENT OF TENNESSEE 
SONS OF UNION VETERANS OF THE CIVIL WAR
David Michael DuBrucq
509 Blueridge Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
sockettuem@att.net
615-525-1589

DEPARTMENT ORDER # 8, 2020-2021

Department Encampment

All Brothers are invited and encouraged to attend the Department Encampment.  This is a time of fraternity, and considering the distancing of the past year, a time when we can renew old friendships and make new ones.

      1. The following are the details for the 26th Department of Tennessee Encampment.
        • Department Encampment is scheduled for 17 April 2021 beginning promptly at 9:00 am
        • The Encampment will be held at The Heritage Center, 225 W College Street, Murfreesboro.
        • The event hotel will be Holiday Inn, 1453 Silohill Ln, Murfreesboro. Rate is $111.00 per night + Tax 
          • Code is SUVCW.
          • Please contact the hotel at 615-751-5300 to make reservations.
        • A Registration Fee will be $40.00 per attendee (includes $10.50 for Medal) and must be made by 01 April 2021
          • The registration form is posted on the Departmental Website: http://www.suvcwdepttn.org/
          • Lunch is available on an individual basis from several good restaurants within walking distance of the Heritage Center venue.
      1. We are still awaiting final submission for Camp Awards as detailed in the previous Department Order #7, 2020-2021

      2. All Department Officer and Camp Reports should be to the Department Secretary no later than 05 April 2021.
        1. These reports are the annual status narratives and are not official Forms of the order.
        2. Additionally, any Camp that has not submitted required National Reporting forms by Encampment may not be eligible to seat delegates at the Encampment.

Ordered this 12th Day of March 2021.

By order of: David. Michael DuBrucq
Department Commander

Attest: George A. Huttick
Department Secretary – Treasurer

 


Registration Form: http://www.suvcwdepttn.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/EncampmentRegistrationForm21.pdf 

DEPARTMENT ORDER # 7, 2020-2021 – Department Awards

HEADQUARTERS OF THE DEPARTMENT COMMANDER
DEPARTMENT OF TENNESSEE 
SONS OF UNION VETERANS OF THE CIVIL WAR
David Michael DuBrucq
509 Blueridge Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
sockettuem@att.net
615-525-1589
DEPARTMENT ORDER # 7, 2020-2021
  1. Our Department Encampment is scheduled for 17 April 2021. Announcements will be coming soon on the details of the Encampment.

  2. As we head toward Encampment, we need Brothers to submit recommendations for recipients of the Department of Tennessee Charles Henry Engle, Jr. Award of Appreciation.
    1. Charles Henry Engle, Jr. Award of Appreciation recognizes individuals or entities that has through his/her actions, words, and/or deeds significantly contributed to the furtherance of the memory of the Grand Army of the Republic within the Boundaries of the Department of Tennessee.

  3. Camp Secretaries are asked to send a report of the new members in their Camp since 17 April 2020 for the conference of the Corporal William H. Bell and Private Henry Hoover Awards. This report may be emailed to the Department Secretary/Treasurer (gahuttick@netscape.net). Only camps sending this report will be considered. 
    1. Corporal William H. Bell recognized that Camp with the most new Brothers during the 12 months preceding Encampment
    2. Private Henry Hoover Awards recognizes the Camp with the largest percentage growth during the 12 months preceding Encampment

  4. The By-laws of our Department authorizes awards In Article XVI – Awards. (http://www.suvcwdepttn.org/?page_id=145)

  5. Submissions for the awards should be received by the Department Secretary/Treasurer no later than 26 March 2021

Ordered this 15yh Day of February 2021.

By order of: David. Michael DuBrucq
Department Commander

Attest:
George A. Huttick
Department Secretary – Treasurer

DEPARTMENT ORDER # 6, 2020-2021 – Patriotic Instruction Reports

HEADQUARTERS OF THE DEPARTMENT COMMANDER
DEPARTMENT OF TENNESSEE 
SONS OF UNION VETERANS OF THE CIVIL WAR
David Michael DuBrucq
509 Blueridge Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
sockettuem@att.net
615-525-1589
DEPARTMENT ORDER # 6, 2020-2021
  1. 1. All Camp Commanders and Camp Patriotic Instructors are reminded that their Annual Patriotic Instructor Reports are due to be submitted to the Department Patriotic Instructor as soon as possible.

     
  2. These reports are critical to maintaining our 501c3 status as a non-profit organization. Please use FORM 40, Camp Patriotic Instructor’s Report available for download on the National Website.

  3. These reports are straight forward and require a minimum of time and effort to complete. Simply provide the requested information and forward to the Department Patriotic Instructor at: joshuacameronsuvcw@gmail.com

     
  4. Your cooperation in ensuring these crucial reports are completed and submitted in a timely fashion are greatly appreciated. Thank You.

Ordered this 18h Day of January 2021.

By order of: David. Michael DuBrucq
Department Commander

Attest:
George Andrew Huttick
Department Secretary – Treasurer

DEPARTMENT ORDER # 5, 2020-2021 – Christmas

HEADQUARTERS OF THE DEPARTMENT COMMANDER
DEPARTMENT OF TENNESSEE 
SONS OF UNION VETERANS OF THE CIVIL WAR
David Michael DuBrucq
509 Blueridge Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
sockettuem@att.net
615-525-1589
DEPARTMENT ORDER # 5, 2020-2021
  1. This is the time of year we think of family and good friends as we celebrate the Holidays of Christmas and the New Year. Let us also remember those who will not be with loved ones this holiday season.  Instead, they stand guard for us on distant and sometimes hostile shores, on the high seas and patrolling our skies.

  2. Let us also remember those Firefighters, Police Officers and Paramedics who will be on duty helping to keep us safe.

  3. May you all enjoy the blessing of Christmas as you share good times with family and friends remembering our Lord Jesus Christ is the reason for the season.

  4. The Officers of the Department of Tennessee join me in wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year.

Ordered this 18h Day of December 2020.

 

By order of: David. Michael DuBrucq
Department Commander

Attest:
George Andrew Huttick
Department Secretary – Treasurer