Check out the new Willard Camp Website! Visit http://www.glwillard154.org
Come out and Join the Willard Camp during their annual Memorial Day Observances.
As always, Memorial Day as always is a busy time for the Willard Camp. This year we will be involved with three Memorial Day events starting on Saturday, May 26th at Oakwood Cemetery, Monday, May 28th at the National Cemetery, and May 30th for Son’s Traditional Memorial Day Services at both Oakwoo... ... See more
A team of researchers has launched a project that is working to put online records of the United States Colored Troops—regiments of African American soldiers that included large numbers of men who had been slaves at the start of the Civil War. ... See more
The latest New Department Order No. 3,from Dept of NY, Cmdr. McGuire. The order states that "Camps and Brothers are requested to take part in services on traditional Memorial Day, Wednesday, May 30th, 2018." The Willard Camp will be conducting it's annual memorial day services throughout the capital district in Albany and Troy, NY on May 30th. More details to come soon... ... See more
Department Order #3 May 11, 2018Reinstates Walter H. French Camp # 17 and requests Camps and Brothers to take part in Memorial Day services, events and remembrances.
The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum is in a sad state...
The foundation has revealed it owes $10 million on a 2007 loan it used to buy the Barry and Louise Taper Collection.
Cmdr. Leo McGuire's new Department Order No. 1.
Department Order #1 April 25, 2018Establishes Commander McGuire's command of the Department of New York, reports financial status, reflects upon the hard work that went into the 2018 Encampment, and speaks to the challenges before the department. ... See more
Congratulations to our new New York Department Commander, Bro. Leo McGuire! Leo was elected at the 2018 135th Department encampment in Rochester, NY on April 21st and hails proudly from our camp.
The National Encampment is rapidly approaching!
Brothers, Sisters, Comrades, please visit this page for information and forms regarding the 2018 National Encampment in Framingham, MA!
Huzzah for Pvt. Flaherty and the 125th!!
GUILDERLAND — A year ago, Liam Flaherty was riding the school bus with his friend Nat Mussman — both are students at Farnsworth Middle School — when Nat said, “Liam, you have a lump on your neck and you should point that out to your parents.” Liam did. ... See more
ALBANY - Officials unveiled a plaque on Thursday honoring Samuel J. Abbott, the night watchman killed during the 1911 Capitol fire. The plaque honoring the 78-year-old Civil War veteran is on the third floor of the Capitol outside the Legislative Library. ... See more