Category Archives: National SAR Events

Wreaths Across America at Spring Grove Cemetery

Michael B. Gunn, Ph.D. Past President, Patriot Graves Chair CCSAR We participated in a second WAA Ceremony at the Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati, with 7 Compatriots attending at the Civil War Soldiers Section. Bob Bowers led the Nolan Carson … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Compatriots attend Wreaths Across America ceremonies at Greenwood Cemetery

Cincinnati SAR President Jack Bredenfoerder and Compatriots Mike Blum and George Stewart attended the Wreaths Across America ceremony in Hamilton, Ohio at the Greenwood Cemetery. They were joined by Regent Marlene Vastine and the ladies of the John Reily DAR. … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Compatriots Attend Memorial Service at Point Pleasant, West Virginia

Cincinnati SAR Compatriots Jack Bredenfoerder, Lee Wilkerson and Mike Gunn laid wreaths for the Cincinnati Chapter SAR, Ohio Society SAR and the Germany Society SAR at the Point Pleasant Battle Days Memorial Ceremony on Sunday, October 7th. The Battle of … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Compatriots Attend Yorktown 237th Anniversary Celebration

Cincinnati Compatriots Jack Bredenfoerder, Lee Wilkerson, Gregg Ballman attended an NSSAR wreath laying ceremony to memorialize Governor Thomas Nelson, Jr., a signer of the Declaration of Independence and Revolutionary War soldier on Friday, October 19th in Yorktown, Virginia. They were … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Compatriots Attend Ceremony at the Saratoga Battlefield

Cincinnati SAR Compatriot Shaun Smith and Cincinnati SAR President Jack Bredenfoerder where guest members of the Saratoga Battlefield SAR Color Guard for a memorial service at the Saratoga Battlefield. The ceremony was held on Sunday, September 16th and was sponsored … Continue reading

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Cincinnati SAR Attends the Ft. Laurens Memorial in Bolivar Ohio

http://local.cincinnati.com/share/story/262281 Michael B. Gunn, Ph.D. Past President, Patriot Graves Chair CCSAR Photos by Betty Franklin and Carole Gunn The Americans during the Revolutionary War completed the construction of Fort Laurens—named after Henry Laurens, president of the Continental Congress—in early December … Continue reading

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Revolutionary War Patriots Honored by Cincinnati SAR on July 1, 2018

In an Enquirer article on page 13A published on July 5, 2018 and written by Jeff Suess (Cincinnati Enquirer and USA Today Network reporter), he describes Patriots of the American Revolution who died and are buried in what is now … Continue reading

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