Council Camporee Insignia

Known Council Camporees for Council 553 (Central South Carolina Council / Indian Waters Council) and insignia produced for the event.

Last updated 20-Mar-2014

Year Location Picture or Description of Memorabilia Item(s)
1942 Maxcy Gregg Park, Columbia yellow 2.5 round patch w/ tipi (This patch was used for many years. Starting as early as 1941 and as late as 1944.)

I do not have this patch in my collection.  If you have one available, please let me know.
1943 Maxcy Gregg Park, Columbia leather campaign hat n/c slide (This slide was used for many years. As early as 1943 and as late as ca. 1947.)
I do not have this n/c slide in my collection.  If you have one available, please let me know.
1954 Camp Barstow No confirmed patch for this event
1955 Kershaw County Park near Camden
1956 Fairfield Boat Club landing
1957 Rivers Bridge Historic Site, Bamberg Cnty.
1958 St. Matthews (W.W. Wannamaker farm)
1959 Barnwell neckerchief slide, no patch produced

1960 Columbia
1961 Orangeburg
1962 Batesburg
1963 Winnsboro
1964 Camden
1965 Bamberg
1966 Saluda
1967 Holly Hill correct and error patches

1968 North
1969 Lexington
1970 Camden
1971 Orangeburg
1972 Barnwell two variations in button loop

1973 Winnsboro
1974 St. Matthews
1975 Saluda
1976 State Fairgrounds, Columbia
1977 Camp Barstow, Gaston
1979 Camp Barstow, Gaston
1983 Orangeburg
1985 Historic Camden
1987 Saluda
1989 North
1991 Camden
1993 Santee (?)
1997 McEntire Air National Guard Base
1999 Camden
2001 Pelion Regular patch and two different "ghost patches" produced

2002 Lexington
2003 Lexington
2005 Woodward Field, Camden
2007 North Camden Plantation, Camden
2009 North Camden Plantation, Camden
2010 Ward In addition to the patch, a staff patch and a jacket patch of the same design were produced, along with a neckerchief, coin, hat, staff hat, mug, fleece jacket and vest.

2011 North Camden Plantation, Camden Patch and Staff Patch

2012 McEntire Joint National Guard Base Three border variations, camper, staff, and trading post

2014 McEntire Joint National Guard Base Event not yet held.  Planned for October 31 - November 2.  Yellow border is staff patch.