The Commemoration of the 240th Anniversary of the second Siege of Augusta – September 18, 2021
The Colonel William Few Chapter, Georgia Society, SAR, and the Henry Laurens Chapter, South Carolina Society SAR jointly hosted Commemoration of the 240th Anniversary of the victorious Patriots’Second Siege of the British stronghold of Augusta, Saturday, 11:00 AM, September 18, 2021, Salvation Army Kroc Center Auditorium,
1833 Broad Street, Augusta, Georgia
Here are some photos from Ted Walker, President, Henry Laurens Chapter.
Video links to the event will be posted shortly.
The Commemoration of the 240th Anniversary of the Battle of Eutaw Springs
Ted Walker VP Piedmont Region SCSSAR / President Henry Laurens Chapter and Pete Widell member / Adjutant SCSSAR Color Guard attended and participated in the mixed SAR color guard, Dan Woodruff Commander, militia and ceremonies at the 240th Commemoration of the Battle of Eutaw Springs on 4 Sept 2021 in Eutawville, South Carolina. Compatriot Doug Doster was master of ceremonies, the program consisted of posting colors, opening prayer, SAR rituals, guest speaker SC C.A.R. State President Jay Bobo, award presentation and closing remarks. The Historic Church of the Epiphany was a very outstanding choice for celebrating The Spirit of Independence and a patriotic ceremony. When the ceremony concluded all attendees relocated to the memorial site for a cannon / musket salute and chapter wreath presentation. Special thanks to all who attended, participated and presented during ceremonies and congratulations to a job well done!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
More Photos of the Wreath Laying at the Gen. Francis Marion Memorial:
The Commemoration of the 241st Anniversary of the Battle of Musgrove Mill
Sponsored by the Gen. James Williams Chapter, SCSSAR
Saturday, August 21, 2021
The Commemoration of the Battle of Huck’s Defeat
On July 10, 2021, the Col. William Bratton Chapter held a commemoration of the Battle of Huck’s defeat at historic Brattonsville.
Henry Laurens Chapter photos of the Commemoration of the Battle of Huck’s Defeat: https://scssar.org/wp-content/uploads/Memorial-Salute-at-the-Commemoration-of-the-Battle-of-Huck.pdf
The Commemoration of the 240th Anniversary of the Siege of Ninety-Six
On June 18, 2021, the Cambridge Chapter, SCSSAR hosted the commemoration of the 240th Anniversary of the Siege of Ninety-Six. Eric Williams, Historian and Retired Chief Ranger presented a talk on the Siege and its historical significance.