report by Barrett Swink
31 Jul 2017 Woodbridge, VA
Leamon D. Duncan Jr. of Dale City is the 200th member of the Colonel William Grayson Chapter, Virginia Society Sons of the American Revolution (VASSAR). Mr. Duncan is a descendant of Patriot Gerard Green who served as a Private in the Virginia Militia. Patriot Green served on the Western Frontier protecting the colonists from the British and Indians and was at the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown.
Mr. Duncan is a retired U.S. Army Master Sergeant who now works as a Senior Operations Officer at Headquarters Army Staff in the Pentagon. He is married to his high school sweetheart, has three adult children and six grandchildren, four girls and two boys. Mr. Duncan says the highlight of his Army career was serving with his son, Jeremy, in Iraq.