Appomattox Chapter 11, Virginia Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy®

Memorial Service 2010
The Long Road Home- 150th Appomattox
Iron Cross Dedication for George W. Abbitt
The Long Road Home - Sailor's Creek Re-enactment
Iron Cross Dedication for Hawkes Brothers
Iron Cross Dedication for Early Brothers
Iron Cross and Dedication at Liberty Baptist Cemetery
Iron Cross Dedication for James Lacy Price
National Public Lands Day
Upcoming Events
About The United Daughters of the Confederacy
Presidents 1895-2013
Appomattox members and their Confederate Ancestors
Ancestor Histories and Photos
Presentations and Awards
Presentations and Awards
The Appomattox Confederate Cemetery
2010 Appomattox History Weekend
2018 Memorial Service and Iron Cross Service
Memorial Service 2015
Memorial Service 2014
Memorial Service 2013
Memorial Service 2012
2012 Appomattox History Weekend
Memorial Service 2010
Memorial Service 2009
Memorial Service 2008
Memorial Service 2007
Memorial Service 2006
Memorial Service 2005
Memorial Service 2004
Memorial Service 2003
Memorial Service 2002
Memorial Service 2001
Memorial Service 2000
Memorial Service 1997
Iron Cross Dedication for Bradford Thomas Wilmer
Iron Cross Dedication for Robert Jefferson Hudson
Iron Cross Dedication for Nathaniel C. Wilson
Iron Cross Dedications
Iron Cross and Marker Dedication for Clement Jordan Lipscomb
Iron Cross and Memorial Service for Alexander Family
Iron Cross Dedication for George Frank Powell
Iron Cross Dedication for Robert Elliott
Iron Cross Dedication for Richard Price
Ironcross Dedication for Silas Stinnett
Iron Cross Dedication for Chancey Ferguson
Iron Cross Dedication for Thomas Wooldridge and Thomas O'Brien
Iron Cross Dedication for Elisha Lucado
Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson weekend event, May 11-13, 2007
September 2003 Re-enactment
Massing of the Flags
Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, VA
2006 Jefferson Davis National Memorial Service
2004 Jefferson Davis National Memorial Service
2002 Jefferson Davis National Memorial Service
Railroad Festival 2002
Railroad Festival 2006
Railroad Festival 2019

Appomattox Annual Memorial Service

Appomattox Confederate Cemetery

On Sunday April 11, 2010 The Appomattox Chapter 11 United Daughters of the Confederacy welcomed several hundred visitors to the little Confederate Cemetery located on Route 24 adjacent to the Surrender Grounds. Members and visitors honored the 19 soldiers (18 Confederate, 1 Union) buried in this cemetery in 1866. The program honored the soldier with songs, poems, flowers, flags, and great reverence. Present for the honor Guard were both Robert E. Lee and his Lieutenants and General Ulysses S. Grant and his Federal Generals Corp. The guest speaker was Mr. Wayne Ritchie, who portrays Matthew B. Brady the Photographer of the Civil War. Mr. Ritchie gave the audience a look at the life of  Mr. Brady before, during and after the war.

The United Daughters were represented by chapters from Bedford to Norfolk and the SCV camps were represented by members from Appomattox, Lynchburg, Nelson, Charlotte County, as well as reenactors from as far away as Wisconsin and Florida.

The Appomattox Children of the Confederacy Chapter 32, were well represented in period dress participating in many aspects of the program.



We now have available slideshows for both of these programs (Memorial Service and the History Weekend).
They are available for $7 each program or both days for $12. including S&H. contact  to order.

Chapter President Carol Williams welcomes everyone

Isabella, C of C youngest member placing flowers

Laural, C of C member presenting a flag

Hampton and Samuel, C of C members presenting flags

Honor guard

speaker Wayne Ritchie, portrayer of Matthew B. Brady

Joe Ferris, Commander Appomattox SCV Camp 1733

Remembering all who have defended our freedom