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Private Silas Gore Camp #141 Receives State Award

July 2013 - The Private Silas Gore Camp #141, Bradford County's Sons of Union Veterans representatives, received the Ivan Franz, Sr., SUV Department of Pennsylvania award for the greatest percentage increase in membership among all the camps in the State of Pennsylvania.

This prestigious award was first handed out in 2006 and the Gore Camp is now the 2013 recipient.

photo (from left to right) Sam Burkett, Shawn Horton, Russ Burkett, Kurt D. Lafy, Joseph Place, Ben Burkett, Steve Hall, Julius Weston


May 26, 2013, Troy Pennysaver - Honoring our Civil War veterans, by C. R. Wagner ... The Silas Gore Camp #141 is currently working on restoring the oldest, original tablet in the county, located in the Riverside Cemetery in Towanda... (read the full article here)