Missouri Society Sons of the American Revolution Color Guard Photo Gallery
Wreath Laying Ceremony Washington Square Park Kansas City, MO. Presidents Day 2014
Several local D.A.R. and S.A.R. Chapters celebrated Presidents Day 2014 with a Wreath Laying Ceremony, at the Memorial of General George Washington, at Washington Square Park, in Kansas City, MO. The MOSSAR Color Guard is shown here during the ceremony. Missouri DAR members presented the Wreath. 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) Photo - Major General Robert L. Grover, Compatriot Jack Quint; Loretta Paris, (Adam Yeager DAR Chapter); Compatriot Richard A. Mathews; Compatriot Alvin L. Paris, Compatriot Dirk A. Stapleton; Compatriot Fred Kaffenberger; Compatriot James L. Scott, Western Color Guard Commander; and Compatriot Roy Hutchinson.