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General Meade Society
of Philadelphia

"Forget Not His Deeds"

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About Us

Sign the Petition to Move the Statue of General Meade to a Prominent Place in Fairmount Park!

Petition to Re-locate Meade!





































































































































































































































General George Meade


Preserving the Memory
of the
Victor of Gettysburg

The General Meade Society of Philadelphia, Inc.
PO Box 45556
Philadelphia, PA 19149
Email: The General Meade Society

Founded 1996

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Come Celebrate the 239th Anniversary of the Founding of the Marine Corps in Philadelphia ...

See: Schedule of Events

Grand Army of the Republic Museum & Library First Sunday:
Free Lecture: Women Who Made a Difference in 19th Century America ...

See: Schedule of Events

General Wilbur Wolf's Address at the Ceremony for the Silent Sentry. [PDF]

Be Sure to Look at: Battle of Falling Waters 1863:
Custer, Pettigrew and the End of the Gettysburg Campaign
By George F. Franks, III, on the Website and Facebook sites.

Check Out an Interesting Article by Licensed Battlefield Guide Paul Bailey on George Meade ("George Meade: Good Leaders Take Responsibility") & Leadership on the Gettysburg Lessons in the Digital Age blog ...
See also: Related Links

Ethan S. Rafuse Article on General Meade in NYT

Meade Birthday Video Celebration on You Tube [compliments of Rich Mendoza...]

Author/historian Tom Huntington's Meade Blog
Covers the Society's Celebration at Laurel Hill!

Meade Post Dispatch [Fall 2014] [PDF]