June 2022 Activities

Uncategorized / Sunday, July 3rd, 2022

In June 2022, Chapter representatives were active at the following events:

  • A June 4 241st Anniversary of General Anthony Wayne’s Crossing of the Potomac, with a wreath presentation and color guard ceremony, hosted by the Fairfax Resolves Chapter;
  • Our inaugural George Mason Chapter signature event, a June 11 Commemoration of the 246th Anniversary of the Virginia Declaration of Rights at Gunston Hall, Lorton, Virginia, held in conjunction with the Gunston Hall Foundation’s annual Declaration Day to honor the legacy of patriot George Mason (this event was well attended by 32 representatives from other heritage society and 80-90 participants and spectators overall and included speeches, wreath laying, a musket salute, and Fife and Drum music – see https://youtu.be/_QinIKuNSoo for the formal ceremony and https://youtu.be/bkAkwJFuwHQ for the wreath presentations);
  • A June 17 Joseph Warren Commemoration and wreath presentation, an event hosted by the Col. James Wood, II Chapter; and
  • A June 18 Gen. Daniel Morgan Commemoration and wreath presentation, a VASSAR event hosted by the Col. James Wood, II Chapter.