Monthly Archives: November 2017

November 17th 2017 Naturalization Ceremony

Cincinnati SAR President Jack Bredenfoerder and Compatriot Jerry Knight welcomed 72 new US Citizens at the naturalization ceremonies held at the Potter Stewart Southern Ohio Federal District Courthouse on Friday, November 17. The Honorable Karen L. Litkovitz presided over the … Continue reading

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Ohio SAR and CCSAR mark grave of only Revolutionary War General in Southwest Ohio in a Veterans Day Ceremony Michael B. Gunn, Ph.D. Past President, Patriot Graves Chair CCSAR On Sunday, November 12, 2017 in a small, but solemn ceremony at Wesleyan Ceremony the 5th Surgeon General of the United States of America’s Gravesite was marked with a … Continue reading

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2017 Veterans Day Luncheon

The Cincinnati Chapter SAR welcomed six new compatriots to our chapter at the Veterans Day luncheon held at the Blue Ash Crowne Plaza on Saturday, November 11th. New compatriots inducted by Past Cincinnati Chapter President and Ohio Society President Jim … Continue reading

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There was an actor among us!

By Compatriot George Stewart Chapter Historian While looking for some past Veterans Day events in our Chapter history, I discovered that our Veterans Day luncheon actually started as a Thanksgiving Day dinner. Our Thanksgiving Day dinner started in 1975. These … Continue reading

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Rolling a Blank Musket Cartridge

Instructions for rolling your own blank cartridges for musket salutes by Compatriot Bradley Jarard What you’ll need: Blank newsprint, can be bought in large booklet/sheets from Plaza Art. Avoid using printed newspaper…its look bad Black Powder ONLY. Goex brand is … Continue reading

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November 3rd 2017 Naturalization Ceremony

Members of the Cincinnati SAR Nolan Carson Memorial Color Guard posted the Colors at a naturalization ceremony held at Deer Park High School on Friday, November the 3rd. Compatriots Dan Schmitz, Ken Carpenter, Mike Gunn and President Bredenfoerder welcomed 70 … Continue reading

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November 1st BOM Highlights

Cincinnati SAR President Bredenfoerder inducted a new Compatriot to our Chapter during our meeting on November 1th.  Compatriot Michael Mershon’s Patriot Ancestor, Henry Seidel, was from Berks Co. PA. Congratulations Michael! Compatriot Brad Jarard posted the Colors for the meeting. … Continue reading

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