August 2021 Activities


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In August 2021, chapter representatives were active at the following in-person activities: On Saturday, 7 August 2021, at a National Purple Heart Day Honor Walk (5K) hosted jointly by American Legion Post 1799 in Haymarket, VA and the George Mason Chapter, Chapter President Ken Morris presented SAR Wounded Warrior Challenge Coins and Certificates to three […]

September 7, 2021

July 2021 Events


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In July 2021, chapter representatives were active at the following activities (either in person or via Zoom): July 3 Commemorative grave marking of Declaration of Independence signer Francis Lightfoot Lee, at Mount Airy Plantation in Warsaw, VA (a Virginia State SAR level event) July 4 60th Annual March to the Tomb and Wreath Laying event at […]

August 1, 2021

June 2021 Events


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In June 2021, chapter representatives were active at the following activities (either in person or via Zoom): June 5 Commemoration of the Battle of Ramsour’s Mill in North Carolina in 1780 June 5 Commemoration of General Wayne’s Crossing of the Potomac river near Leesburg in 1781 June 10 Presentation offering a Virtual Tour and Overview […]

July 2, 2021

May 2021 Events


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In May 2021, chapter representatives were active at the following activities (either in person or via Zoom): May 1 National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, DC May 8 Boy Scout Troop 1996 service project to restore Maj. Simon Summers’ grave at Falls Church Episcopal (see photos below) May 15 Ebenezer Baptist Church Monument Dedication in […]

June 2, 2021

April 2021 Events


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In April 2021, the chapter was pleased to enter its high school student winner of the SAR’s Joseph S. Rumbaugh historical oration contest in the state-wide competition, along with winners at other SAR chapters in Virginia.  Due to pandemic restrictions this year, orations were recorded rather than presented in person to the judges.  At the […]

May 8, 2021

March 2021 Events


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In March 2021, chapter representatives were active at the following activities (either in person or via Zoom): 3 March: National Veteran’s Recognition Committee;  13 March: Special Congress of the SAR;  13 March: Virginia History Day;  13 March: Battle of Guilford Courthouse (in NC) commemoration;  16 March: James Madison’s birthday celebration;  20 March: Celebration of Patrick […]

March 30, 2021