Category Archives: Save Our History

After 240 Years in Obscurity the Remains of 14 Revolutionary War Soldiers Located

CHARLESTON, S.C. – November 11, 2022 — The South Carolina Battleground Preservation Trust today announced a significant historic discovery at the Revolutionary War – Camden South Carolina Battlefield. The Trust, acting on behalf of Historic Camden Foundation, contracted with the … Continue reading

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Revolutionary War Causes – Events Which Led to the Birth of a New Nation

The Revolutionary War did not happen overnight.  A series of events over many years angered the American Colonists, leading to tensions which ultimately led to war. There is a great website which chronicles all things Revolutionary war.  This article was … Continue reading

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Unearthed! Mystery Solved – Revolutionary War POW Camp – York Pennsylvania

Discovery!  No physical gold, however just as exciting! Revolutionary War Prisoner of War Camp unearthed near York Pennsylvania after almost 240 years. This camp was called Camp Security and housed British prisoners of war. Read on and connect to the … Continue reading

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Pearl Harbor Remembrance & Flag Retirement Day – Sunday 12/4

Chambers Hautman Budde American Legion Post 534 4618 River Rd, Cincinnati Ohio 45204  (513) 914-5007          

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Battle of Yorktown – End of the Revolutionary War – Ohio SAR Participates

Reflections On the Ohio SAR Participation in the 241st Celebratory Surrender of Lord Cornwallis to George Washington ‘Twas a Grande and wondrous day, Wednesday October 19th, 2022.  The Continentals and militiamen were glorious as “a mighty army with banners”.  Not … Continue reading

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Taking a Cruise? Take Some Tips on Traveling from Benjamin Franklin

Sharing an interesting article.  Do you struggle with what to pack when you take a cruise or long trip?  Here is some advice from one of our founding fathers.  Enjoy! This article was sourced from a website:  https://allthingsliberty.com  which appears … Continue reading

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The Last Surviving American Revolutionary War Veteran – the rest of the story!

This article was captured on http://www.fold3.com which is a great website which captures all things military. There was an article about the last surviving veterans from each of the US conflicts. The full article written by Jenny Ashcraft is:  https://blog.fold3.com/the-last-surviving-veterans/Continue reading

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Money – Almost the Undoing of the American Revolution

Ahh, money, the magic elixir which keeps things oiled and our economy moving. Back during the American Revolution, there were promises made to Washington’s troops and suppliers for the war effort.  Paper currency was easier to print than matched with … Continue reading

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Memorial Project – General Anthony Wayne – Seeking Donations to Fund the Memorial Project

Compatriots, You have all been made aware of the General Anthony Wayne Memorial project via announcements, Meeting Minutes, etc..

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SAR Education Center and Museum – Louisville KY – progress! Target opening 2026

On Saturday, October 1, the Trustees took a significant step toward the build-out of the SAR Education Center and Museum by authorizing funds be expended for a new, large-capacity elevator. This is not only necessary for Museum operations but also … Continue reading

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