Nevada Civil War Volunteers

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PO Box 57

Dayton, NV 89403

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The Staff

The Nevada Civil War Volunteers is governed by a seven member Board of Directors, known as The Staff. In addition, a group of appointees known as The Aides-de-Camp support The Staff in various positions ensuring the smooth operation of the organization.

Our Board of Directors
Luke Bullis


Toni VanCleave

Vice Commander

Susie Giurlani

Inspector General

Melanie Cooper

Adjutant General

Mike Creager

Union Chief of Staff

David Childs

Confederate Chief of Staff 

Yvonne Sullivan
David Cooper

Civilian Chief of Staff

Appointed Aides-de-Camp

Hunter M. Ketcham

Director of the Joint Staff

CSM Bryan Staples, USA (ret.)

FCLHO Representative

Wayne Bechard

Curator of Education

Dr. Rex Reed, PhD.


Ray Ahrenholz

Chief of Artillery

Fred Grune

Ordnance Officer

Paulette Grune