Gov. Isaac Stevens Camp No. 1 of Olympia, WA

Bylaws and Camp Orders     About Gov. Isaac I. Stevens     Gov. Isaac Stevens Auxiliary No. 1

With a date of rank of June 10, 1995, this camp serves the 19 counties of Western Washington: Clallam, Clark, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Thurston, Wahkiakum, & Whatcom.   The Gov. Isaac Stevens Camp is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Our camp is named in honor of Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Washington Territory’s first Governor and major general, who was killed in action rallying his former regiment, the 79th New York Infantry at the Battle of Chantilly, Virginia, September 1, 1862.  To learn more about our camp namesake click here.

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Next Camp Meeting at 1pm, March 25, 2023, at Buffalo Soldiers Museum in Tacoma (see events below for details)

Please direct membership inquires to the Junior Vice Commander at


CommanderKen RobertsGig Harbor,
Senior Vice CommanderAlex UlbricksonChehalis,
Junior Vice CommanderCurt BisbyAnacortes,
Council Member 1 (Chairman)Rod Fleck, PDCForks,
Council Member 2Mike Palko-Dean
Auburn, WA
Council Member 3Jim Dimond, PCCKent,
Secretary-TreasurerMarshall AndersonCamano Island,
Patriotic InstructorYork Barrett, PCCPoulsbo,
ChaplainGideon PeteTacoma,
Graves Registration OfficerJim Dimond, PCCKent,
HistorianJim Dimond, PCCKent,
Civil War Memorials OfficerAlex UlbricksonChehalis,
CounselorPaul BurtonIssaquah,
Eagle Scout Certificate CoordinatorEdwin DierdorffRenton,
ROTC/JROTC Recognition CoordinatorEdwin DierdorffRenton,
GuidePeter Coulton, PCCLakewood, WA
Jay SecordRedmond, WA
Color Bearer(vacant)

Signals OfficerRichard SeederEdmonds,
G.A.R. Records OfficerLoran Bures, PDCOlympia,
Genealogical OfficerCurt BisbyAnacortes,
Assistant Secretary-TreasurerJay SecordRedmond, WA


Camp Meeting
 March 25, 2023

Zoom meeting details and link in the forthcoming email meeting announcement.

Buffalo Soldiers Museum in Tacoma

In-Person and via Zoom.

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.