Missouri Society Sons of the American Revolution Color Guard Photo Gallery
Wreath Laying Ceremony Washington Square Park Kansas City, MO. Presidents Day 2008
The Corps of Discovery Society Children of the American Revolution, and several local D.A.R. and S.A.R. Chapters celebrated Presidents Day 2008 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
Left Photo: (L - R) Major General Fred Kaffenberger, KSSSAR Color Guard Commander; Victoria L. Stapleton, Corps of Discovery Society C.A.R. President; and Compatriot Dirk A. Stapleton.
Right Photo: (L - R) Major General Fred Kaffenberger, KSSSAR Color Guard Commander; Clara Black, Kansas City Chapter Regent; Missy Zuk, Past Regent of Kansas City Chapter; Cathy Owens, 2nd Vice Regent and Senior President of the Corps of Discovery Society of the Children of the American Revolution in Kansas City, MO.; Victoria L. Stapleton, Corps of Discovery Society C.A.R. President; Compatriot Dirk A. Stapleton, Harry S. Truman Chapter; and Laura L. Stapleton, Marguerite McNair Chapter.