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Pvt. William Riley Milton Camp 741

Sons of Confederate Veterans

Florida Division

Tavares, Florida

Charge to the Sons of Confederate Veterans:

"To you, Sons of Confederate Veterans, we submit the vindication of the Cause for which we fought; to your strength will be given the  defense of the Confederate soldier's good name, the guardianship of his history, the emulation of his virtues, the perpetuation of those   principles he loved and which made him glorious and which you also cherish. Remember, it is your duty to see that the true history of the South is presented to future generations."

Lt. General Stephen Dill Lee

Commander General

United Confederate Veterans, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1906

Camp Officers

Commander Vic Smith

1st Lt. Commander Terry Binkley.

Adjutant, J. E. Binkley Jr.

~ Click on the underlined names to e-mail them ~


Please join us at our next meeting the second Tuesday

of the month at the Lady Lake Community Bldg.

located at 237 W. Guava St., Lady Lake, FL

Just past the Lady Lake Library

E-mail if you need directions.

5:30 P.M. ~ Dinner    6:00 P.M. ~ Meeting

Camp Links

                                        Camp Calendar  (updated 6/9/14)

                                        Camp Membership Information

                                        Request a Living History Program for:

                                   School, Class, Group or Assoc.

                                      Camp Events

                                                        Umatilla's Cracker Christmas Parade

                                                        President Jefferson Davis Birthday Picnic

                                                        Confederate Memorial Day

                                                        Eustis's George Washington Birthday Festival

                                                        Cemetery Grave Marker and Flag Project

                                                        Grave Marker Dedication

                                                        Lee-Jackson Ball  


                                        Remembrance Book ~ Honoring Our Confederate Ancestors

                           Remembrance Book II ~ Stories and photos of Lake County's 

                                  Confederate Veterans

                                        Chaplain's Chat ~ The Writings of Rev. Dr. Dun Gordy

                                        News ~ SCV in the Local News

                                        Newsletter ~ The Florida Whirlwind

                          Lake County, FL Cemeteries ~ Confederate Veteran's burial

                                  locations, unit, birth/death information, Pension Application

                                  File numbers with link to photocopy of actual applications!

                                        Our Camp History

                                        Causes of the War

                                        An address by Col. Richard Henry Lee

                                                    Were Blacks “Forced to Fight” for the Confederacy?  by Vernon R. Padgett, Ph.D.

                                                    "Ideals Of The Old South," by  Rev. Dr. James H. McNeilly, D.D., Nashville, Tenn.

Other S.C.V. Links

                      JOIN THE SCV TODAY!  Eligibility, application form, etc.

                          Florida Confederate Pension Application Files

                                        National Sons of Confederate Veterans Site

                                        Sons of Confederate Veterans, Florida Division

                                        Order of the Confederate Rose, Florida Society

                                        United Daughters of the Confederacy- National Headquarters

                                        United Daughters of the Confederacy- Marion Dragoons Chapter 2311, Ocala, Fl.



                    Primary Camp E-Mail Contact:  Cdr. Vic Smith  E-Mail

                    Camp Mailing Address:  Pvt. W. R. Milton Camp #741
                                                           Sons of Confederate Veterans
                                                           16010 SE 255th Ave. Umatilla, FL 32784-8535

                                                          Rebmaster:  Adj. Jim Binkley  E-MAIL

Updated 12/3/2017