Missouri Society Sons of the American Revolution Color Guard Photo Gallery
Wreath Laying Ceremony Washington Square Park Kansas City, MO. Presidents Day 2009
Several local D.A.R. and S.A.R. Chapters, along with the Corps of Discovery Society Children of the American Revolution, celebrated Presidents Day 2009 with a Wreath Laying Ceremony, at the Memorial of General George Washington, at Washington Square Park, in Kansas City, MO. The MOSSAR and KSSSAR Color Guard is shown here during the ceremony. The statute of General George Washington was originally dedicated on Armistice Day 1925 and rededicated on Armistice Day 1932. The inscription on the memorial states....
One Hundred and Nine Thousand Citizens Gave This Statute to Their City Dedicated Armistice Day 1925 Rededicated Armistice Day 1932 Two Hundreth Anniversary Year of the Birth of George Washington
Photo: (L - R) Major General Robert L. Grover, MOSSAR Color Guard Commander; Major General Fred Kaffenberger, KSSSAR Color Guard Commander; Captain James L. Scott, and Compatriot Dirk A. Stapleton.