Col. Edward D. Baker Camp No. 6

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Col. Edward D. Baker Camp No. 6 serves the state of Oregon, with a date of rank of November 20, 2004 and is one of the founding camps of the Department of the Columbia (formed in 2015). Our camp is named in honor of Edward Dickinson Baker, a Senator from the State of Oregon and the first colonel of the Seventy-first Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, who died leading that regiment at the Battle of Ball's Bluff, Virginia, October 21, 1861.  The Col. Edward D. Baker Camp is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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Upcoming Memorial Day Event: Mon. May 30th 11:00am (see event section below for details) 

For membership inquiries or questions about Col. Edward D. Baker Camp No. 6, please contact the Secretary-Treasurer. Brother O'Neal may be reached via e-mail at or by phone at (503) 989-1584 between the hours of 10:00am and 9:00pm PST. Written correspondence (and all Form 3 Membership Applications from new members) should be sent to the following address:

Timothy O'Neal, Secretary-Treasurer
1940 SE Godsey Road
Dallas, OR 97338-2737

To contact one of the other Camp Officers, please use the email addresses listed below: 

CommanderRandy Fletcher, PCC
Junction City, OR
Senior Vice CommanderDon Benson, PCCSheridan, OR
Junior Vice CommanderBill Coleman
Woodburn, OR
Council Member 1Mark Stevens, PDCDallas,
Council Member 2D.H. Shearer, PCCTurner,
Council Member 3Phil SignorSalem,
Secretary-TreasurerTim O'Neal, PCCDallas,
Patriotic InstructorSteve HolgatePortland,
ChaplainTony Pasillas, PCCWilsonville,
Graves Registration OfficerDon Benson, PCCSheridan,
HistorianRandy Fletcher, PCCJunction City,
Civil War Memorials OfficerRandy Fletcher, PCCJunction City,
Eagle Scout Certificate CoordinatorGene Foley
Columbia City,
ROTC/JROTC/NDCC Recognition Coordinator
Mark Stevens, PDC
Dallas, OR
Color BearerMark HagedornOakville, WA
Signals OfficerRandy Fletcher, PCCJunction City,


Memorial Day Event: Military honors provided by the 71st PA Infantry - SVR
Mon. May 30th.  Ceremony starts at 11:00am.
Eugene Pioneer Cemetery
E 18th Ave & University St
Eugene, OR 97403

Individuals attending events hosted by the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, by virtue of their attendance, agree to the usage of their likeness in the Banner, any Camp or Department Newsletter, any SUVCW website and/or on any SUVCW Social Media outlet, promotional brochures, or any other SUVCW material.

Recipient of the 

Abraham Lincoln Commander-in-Chief’s Award for

Most Outstanding Camp in the Nation 2008-2009