The purposes of the organization are exclusively charitable,
educational, and historical, and include the following objects:
To pursue patriotic, historical, and educational purposes;
To make research as to the history and deeds of the Federal and Confederate military personnel and to record and publish the same;
To inculcate and foster the love of America, and of its institutions, by all of its residents;
To obey the laws of America and venerate its flag – the emblem of its power and civic righteousness; and
For mutual improvement and educational purposes.