Category Archives: National SAR Events

Cincinnati Chapter SAR Compatriots Attend Spring Leadership Conference

Michael B. Gunn, Ph.D. Past President, Patriot Graves Chair CCSAR Here are some images of the NSSAR Color Guard from the Spring Leadership Conference attended by Don McGraw, Jim Schaffer, Jack Bredenfoerder and Michael Gunn on March 1 & 2, … Continue reading

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The Crossing of the Dan

The Crossing of the Dan, a nearly forgotten episode of the American Revolution that occurred at South Boston, Virginia, in 1781, received recognition in September 2013 by the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution as a major … Continue reading

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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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