Annual Pilgrimage to the Tomb of the Unknown Confederate Soldier

IOOF will be celebrating their Eighty-fourth Pilgrimage to the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington, Virginia, and their fourth pilgrimage ceremony at Beauvoir to honor our the Unknown Confederate soldier.

Beauvoir’s Unknown Soldier The remains were discovered in December 1979 by Rick Forte Sr, of Hattiesburg, MS, Past Chairman of The Combined Boards of Beauvoir and Lifetime Member of SCV. This ceremony of Remembrance for those who have given their lives to preserve the “American way of life”.

The IOOF have for 85 years placed a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington Virginia.

Annual Pilgrimage to the Tomb of the Unknown Confederate Soldier
  • February 15, 2020 to February 15, 2020
  • Beauvoir - The Jefferson Davis Home & Presidential Library
  • $12.50 adults, $10 seniors/military, $7.50 6-18 yrs, free for kids under 5yrs