Congressional Commission providing naming, renaming, and removal recommendations to Congress for all Department of Defense items that commemorate the Confederate States of America or any person who served voluntarily with the Confederate States of America.
Our Final Report was submitted to Congress in three parts:
FINAL NOTE FROM THE COMMISSION
The Naming Commission has fully discharged its duties as required by the FY 2021 National Defense Authorization Act. As such, the Commission officially disbanded October 1, 2022 and this website and associated e-mail addresses are no longer actively monitored. Our work is being catalogued with the National Archives.
The Commissioners extend a heartfelt thanks to military and community leaders, service members and their families, other stakeholders, and Commission staff members for the tremendous amount of input and support that made our Final Report possible.
THE NAMING COMMISSION