Old Abe Camp No. 16

Topeka, Kansas

Department of Kansas






Camp Commander----Gary Kraus







Camp Gatherings Camp Honoring our U.S. Veterans














Rocky Bartlow  PDC

125 N.W. Courtland Avenue

Topeka, Ks  66606

Email: lubrdink@gmail.com

Contact: 785-817-1540



Senior Vice Commander-----Jeremy Mcmannis Junior Vice Commander----

Secretary-----PCC Rocky Bartlow Treasurer-----PDC Rocky Bartlow

Chaplin-----John Swain Patriotic Instructor---PCC Kirk Nystom

GRO----PCC Jerry Reiman Historian-----Blair Tarr

Guide---PCC Dan Karr Civil War Memorials----PCC Jerry Reiman

Color Bearer-----PCC Conrad Fisher Eagle Scout Coordinator----PCC Conrad Fisher

Guard---Darrell Gilliland


Council----PDC Randy Durbin, PCC Jerry Reiman, PCC Kirk Nystrom


Rocky L. Bartlow

James E. Bradley

Christopher P Dechant

Jeffery L. Dunaway

Craig E. Dunsran

Randal L. Durbin

Conrad Fisher

Donald D. Gilliand

Martin J. Hazen

Gary F. Hicks

Carl D. Holmes

Richard W. Hummel

John Jewell

Dan E. Karr

Gary W. Kraus

Roger D. Lester

Earl T. Mcintosh

Jeremy W McMannis

Joshua Kent Melcher

Kent Maurice Melcher

John Thomas Morgan

K. Kirk Nystrom

K. Matthew Nystrom

Jerry Wayne Reiman

Robert J Reves

Dennis David Rogers

Alan Lee Russ

David Duane Schafer

Herschel L Stroud

Stanley Paul Sutton

John S Swain

Blair D Tarr

Loren L Taylor

Daniel J Thalmann

William E Webster




Topeka, Kansas

Organized October 13, 1997



Old Abe Camp No. 16 meets the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 PM. The camp meets in the meeting room at Perkins Restaurant, 1720 SW Wanamaker Road, Topeka, Kansas. Map It


Old Abe Camp No. 16 is named after the original Old Abe Camp No. 16, which was one of the first camps of the original Department of Kansas. It was formed in Topeka and contained a number of the local notables in its membership, including former United States Vice President Charles Curtis and Past Commander-in-Chief of the SUVCW Leland J. Webb.




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