A. Bartleson Chapter
National Society Daughters of the Union, 1861-1865
Organized 11 February 2006
Official flower of the National Society
Formal chartering took place at NSDU National
Congress in Springfield, Illinois, on May 19, 2006, with a roster
of twelve organizing members and six charter members. Illinois
communities represented by our membership include: Aurora,
Braidwood, Chatham, Joliet, Lemont, Lockport, New Lenox, Naperville,
Peru, Plainfield, Shorewood, St.
Charles and Wilmington.
The Col Frederick A. Bartleson Chapter (or Col.
FAB for short) will meet
four times a year at various locations for a variety of activities in
keeping with the stated objectives of the National Society and the Col.
Frederick A. Bartleson Chapter.
Events scheduled for 2009:
January 31, 2009 -
Anniversary Luncheon, Lockport, Illinois
May 15-16, 2009 -
Annual NSDU National Congress, Elizabethtown, Kentucky
May 24, 2009 -
Wreath Laying, Oakwood Cemetery, Joliet, Illinois (Luncheon to follow)
If you are
interested in attending a meeting or
would like information
about how to become a member, contact the Chapter Regent.
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