Category Archives: National SAR Events

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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CCSAR attends Yorktown Day Ceremony

http://local.cincinnati.com/share/story/255420 On October 29, 1781, the Continental Congress authorized the Yorktown Victory Monument at York, Virginia, to remember the surrender of Lord Cornwallis and the British army, news of which had just reached the Congress in Philadelphia. The monument was … Continue reading

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Battle of Point Pleasant Memorial Service

On October 8th, 4 members of the Cincinnati Chapter participated in a memorial service at Point Pleasant West Virginia. The memorial service is for battle that occurred October 10, 1774 between the Virginia Militia and the Indians from the Shawnee … Continue reading

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CCSAR Color Guard Members Honor Rev. War Patriots at the Saratoga Battlefield

  Seven members of the Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution (CCSAR) have just returned from a journey to upper New York where they attended and participated in an anniversary ceremony Honoring those brave Patriot Soldiers who … Continue reading

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CCSAR Color Guard members bound for Saratoga

http://local.cincinnati.com/share/story/252353 The Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution is planning for seven of its members to attend the annual wreath laying at Stop #2 of the Saratoga National Park in New York Sunday, Sept. 17. Jack Bredenfoerder, … Continue reading

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CCSAR Remembers Revolutionary Patriots Death at Blue Licks

With the surrender of British General Cornwallis at Yorktown, many Kentuckians hoped that the Revolutionary War actions of attacks on their homes and settlements had come to an end. Unknown to them, a large force of British and Indians had … Continue reading

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