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"To Respect, Honor and Remember"
United Daughters of the Confederacy®
The United Daughters of the Confederacy ® is an organization dedicated to the purpose of honoring the memory of its Confederate ancestors, protecting, preserving and marking the places made historic by Confederate valor, collecting and preserving the material of a truthful history of the War Between the States; recording the participation of Southern women in their patient endurance of hardship and patriotic devotion during and after the War Between the States; fulfilling the sacred duty of benevolence toward the survivors and those dependent upon them; assisting descendants of worthy Confederates in securing proper education; honoring the services of veterans from all wars as well as active duty military personnel; and cherishing the ties of friendship among the members of the Organization.
Admission to the Organization shall be by invitation through a UDC chapter. Those eligible for membership are women at least 16 years of age who are lineal or collateral blood descendents of men and women who served honorably in the Army, Navy, or Civil Service of the Confederate States of America, or who gave Material Aid to the Cause.