Welcome to the blog for the Confederate Veteran magazine, the official journal for the Sons of Confederate Veterans. The Veteran is published six times a year as a service to our members. Membership is open to all male descendants of veterans who served honorably in the Confederate armed forces. For more information visit our web site at www.scv.org.
Visit the Confederate Veteran magazine blog periodically to check on announcements, current events and information relevant for all SCV members. Feedback is welcome, please e-mail me your comments. Thanks!
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Monday, September 30, 2013
Friday, August 2, 2013
Our September/October 2013 issue is at the printer and features the General Stephen Dill Lee statue at Vicksburg on the cover! Fifteen Months in Fort Delaware is the Sesquicentennial article by returning author Karen Stokes. Unfortunately, we have a report on the passing of Texas' last Real Son along with several interesting stories. Plus, all of the usual features!
Friday, June 28, 2013
Friday, June 7, 2013
The July/August 2013 Confederate Veteran magazine is at the printer. Our Sesquicentennial article is Nathan Bedford Forrest and the Ku Klux Klan by Dr. Michael Bradley. Dr. Bradley also shares with our readers an excellent article on the martyrdom of Sam Davis, Boy Hero of the Confederacy. Plus, all of our usual features.
Monday, April 29, 2013
Monday, April 1, 2013
The May/June 2013 issue has been sent to the printer. Updated Vicksburg Reunion info is included along with the proposed constitution amendments and standing orders. Our Sesquicentennial series continues with an essay by Ryan S. Walters entitled The Powers of a Usurper, Northern Opposition to Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation. Dr. Michael Bradley shares an article on Dr. Rufus Benjamin Weaver who worked tirelessly to return Confederate bodies in Gettysburg back home. Of course, all of our usual features.