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Monthly Newsletter

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Upcoming event

September 13th Chapter Meeting

Dr. James T. Reese, Ph.D., an internationally known author, speaker and trainer in the specialty areas of stress management, leadership, workplace violence, and motivation will be our speaker. He retired as Assistant Unit Chief of the FBI Behavioral Science Unit. His topic for the meeting will be "September 11, 2001".

Gold Eagle Coin, 1795

Time: Social starts at 11:30am. Meeting and Luncheon are from 12:00-1:30pm.

Location: Fort Magruder Inn, 6945 Pocahontas Trail (Tr. 60 East), Williamsburg, VA

Upcoming event

October 11th Chapter Meeting

Details of our speaker will be included in our upcoming October newsletter.

Gold Eagle Coin, 1795

Time: Social starts at 11:30am. Meeting and Luncheon are from 12:00-1:30pm.

Location: Fort Magruder Inn, 6945 Pocahontas Trail (Tr. 60 East), Williamsburg, VA

Upcoming event

October 18-19: Yorktown Day Weekend Events

This year October 19th Yorktown Day falls on a Sunday. VASSAR is the lead organization this year for the 13 member Yorktown Day Association. See the September NEWSLETTER for specific details and locations.

Saturday Events in Williamsburg starting at 5:00PM

  • Colonial Williamsburg program "On to Yorktown and to Victory" behind the Colonial Courthouse
  • VSSAR commemoration ceremony for "Gunpowder Plot Patriot" St. George Tucker
  • Military Recognition Banquet

Sunday Events in Yorktown starting at 10:15AM

  • Wreath laying on Thomas Nelson, Jr.'s grave at Grace Church
  • Lunch served by the Yorktown Ladies Association
  • Yorktown Day Parade
  • "Patriotic Exercises" at the Victory Monument

Latest News

Memorial Day Ceremonies 2014

Memorial Day Ceremony 2014

Members of the Williamsburg Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution muster at the Colonial Williamsburg palace on 26 May 2014 prior to Memorial Day Ceremonies.

Commemorative wreaths of the SAR, Williamsburg and Yorktown Thomas J. Nelson chapters, local DAR and VASSAR were placed on the graves of Revolutionary War patriots at the Governor's Palace, Bruton Parish Church, and a nearby graveyard containing fallen French soldiers.