|The 18th Annual Encampment of the Department of Tennessee (including Alabama) was held in Chattanoooga, Tennessee on Saturday, March 23, 2013.
given by Department Officers and Camp members.
|In the foreground, Camp Member Charles Engle (PDC) watches Department Commander Craig Brown conduct this year’s meeting. Several camps were represented – Missionary Ridge Camp #63 had both Charles Engle and Harvey Scarborough present. Shown on the dais is Geoffrey Hintze (Secretary-Treasurer), Craig Brown (Department Commander) and Perley Mellor (SUVCW Commander-in-Chief)
|At left, we see the Department Charter and camp charters for both Ft. Donelson Camp #62 and Major William A. McTeer Camp #39 draped in black in rememberance of real daughter, Emily Jane Dinsmoor Stevens, who resided in Nebraska and passed away March 12, 2013. Her father was Samuel Perry Dinsmoor (1843-1932), Co. B, 116th Ohio Infantry.|