Mahoning Valley Chapter Sons of the American Revolution Celebrate President Washington – Youngstown, OH
Phil Bracy, President of the Mahoning Valley Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, presided over the swearing in of new members John Phillips and John Dalbec, Saturday February 18th. Officers in attendance were Craig Campbell, Registrar for the Chapter; Jonathan Guerrier, Treasurer; and Larry Perkins, Chairman of the Ohio Eastern District, OHSSAR . The swearing in event took place at the President Washington meeting of the Chapter at the Youngstown Country Club. Featured speaker was Larry Perkins, who spoke on the history of the Ohio Society.
The Mahoning Valley Chapter serves the Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties. Chartered last October, a spring effort to recruit will focus on Trumbull county, chaired by Scott Davis who served as host for the event.
The Sons of the American Revolution is a historical,educational and patriotic organization. The purpose of the Society are to maintain and extend, the institutions of American Freedom, appreciation for true Patriotism, respect for National symbols, the values of American citizenship, the unifying force of e pluribus unum that has created from the people of many nations, one nation and one people. Its members are male descendants of people who can document ancestry to those who served in the Revolutionary War, or who contributed to establishing the Independence of the United States. If anyone would like information on the Chapter, please contact either Phil at firstname.lastname@example.org or Craig at email@example.com.