Veterans Day 2016

Join the West Virginia Society Sons of the American Revolution on Friday, November 11, 2016 in Honoring All Who Served in the United States Armed Forces and who helped protect and defend our great country and the freedoms we all enjoy!

Fort Henry Days 2016

Fort Henry Days celebration will be held on Saturday, September 03 and Sunday, September 04, 2016 at the Levenson Shelter and Camp Russell sites at Oglebay Park in Wheeling. More information at www.forthenrydays.org

Oglebay Resort & Conference Center
465 Lodge Drive
Wheeling WV 26003

Independence Day – July 4th

Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence

As you, your families and friends celebrate the Fourth of July holiday weekend, take time to read the Declaration of Independence of July 4, 1776, which is commemorated by our Independence Day – Fourth of July – July Fourth federal holiday. And then remember our patriot ancestors who sacrificed so much to give us our great country – The United States of America. Continue reading “Independence Day – July 4th”

WVSSAR Newsletter Summer 2016

The WVSSAR Newsletter Summer 2016 edition is now available.

WVSSAR News
WVSSAR News

Our most sincere thanks and appreciation to Tom Galloway, the WVSSAR Newsletter Editor, for his dedication and excellent work that he always performs with the publishing of our West Virginia Society SAR Newsletter. Tom is also the President of the General Andrew Lewis Chapter WVSSAR.

You can view and download the WVSSAR Newsletter Summer 2016 edition HERE

WVSSAR Color Guard at Fort Randolph

The following photo of the WVSSAR Color Guard at the Siege of Fort Randolph reenactment on May 21, 2016 was provided by Compatriot Bob Grumbling.

WVSSAR Color Guard at the Siege of Fort Randolph, 21 May 2016
WVSSAR Color Guard at the Siege of Fort Randolph, 21 May 2016

The Siege of Fort Randolph is reenacted annually at Krodel Park located at Point Pleasant WV to celebrate the successful defense of Fort Randolph against 200 Shawnee warriors in May of 1778.

Message from the WVSSAR Color Guard Commander

Dear Chapter Presidents,

As the new State Color Guard Commander, I would like to form a roster of Compatriots interested in serving in the State Color Guard.  If you would forward names of those who will serve at our events it will be appreciated. I would like to have their phone number and e-mail address, sent from them or from you which ever is more convenient. Continue reading “Message from the WVSSAR Color Guard Commander”