About the US Grant Camp No. 101
TThe Ulysses S. Grant Camp of Detroit was named for the ranking Union Civil War general and 18th President of the United States. Although not born or raised in Detroit, Michigan General Grant did spend some time living here during 1849 when he was a lieutenant in the Army. The house he resided in still stands on the grounds of the Michigan State Fair in Detroit.
Meetings: The Camp will be meeting quarterly on the third Saturday of the month at 1:00 PM at the Plymouth Historical Museum located just two blocks north of downtown Plymouth at 155 South Main Street, Plymouth, MI 48170. Their phone number is (734) 455-8940, and they are open Wed. through Sun. from 1-4 PM. We hope to see you there. Further information can be found at the following website: www.plymouthhistory.org
Activities: The Camp participates in several community activities within the City of Detroit each year, which provides educational and living history to the public.
Membership: The U.S. Grant Camp #101 accepts member,
associate (no direct lineage), and junior memberships (age 8-14
years) in the SUVCW. Our annual dues are $35 with a $10 initiation
fee. For further information on membership and the SUVCW please
contact Camp Commander.
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