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


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!

Friday, December 3, 2010

January/February 2011 Issue

Our January/February 2011 issue is at the printer. This issue continues our Sesquicentennial series with an essay on Those People by Dr. Clyde Wilson. The first information on our 2011 Reunion in Montgomery is included along with an article on the Confederate Powder Works Chimney in Augusta, GA. Plus, all of our usual features.

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

November/December 2010 Issue

The November/December 2010 issue is at the printer. Our new series continues with the featured essay The Better Men and Women of the Antebellum South. All of our usual features along with lots of ideas for Christmas gifts and included. Look for it in a few weeks!

Friday, August 6, 2010

Back Issue Collection Available

One of our compatriots has a collection of Confederate Veteran magazines from 1985-2010 — 132 copies. He would like to sell them. Please contact if you’re interested and I will put you in touch with him.

September/October 2010

The September/October issue is now at the printer. John C. Calhoun graces the cover as the Champion of States’ Rights. Inside we feature a thought provoking essay by Donald Livingston on Why the War was Not About Slavery. Plus our usual features.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

July/August 2010 update

The July/August 2010 issue is in the mail. You should receive your copy on or about July 1. Also, July 1 is the deadline for the September/October 2010 issue.

Friday, June 11, 2010

July/August 2010 Issue

Our July/August 2010 issue has been at the printer for a week now. As you can see from the cover, we feature the Atlanta Campaign in this issue. We also feature a tribute to our first known compatriot to make the ultimate sacrifice in the War on Terror. Plus, a big surprise awaits everyone, but you'll have to wait until you receive your copy!

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

May/June 2010 Issue

Our May/June 2010 issue went to the printer on March 29. The cover spotlights the new statue of General Joseph E. Johnston at the Bentonville Battleground in North Carolina. It is only the second statue of General Johnston. Inside, our feature article is the 12th Georgia Regiment at Gettysburg. You can also learn about the SCV owned Lloyd Tilghman house in Paducah, Kentucky, plus our usual features.

Monday, February 1, 2010

March/April 2010 Issue

Our latest issue, March/April 2010, is at the printer. We feature the first recipient of the Confederate Roll of Honor Medal on the cover of this issue along with a story inside. Updated Sam Davis Youth Camp info as well as updated Anderson Reunion info is included. Plus much more!