Members of the Col. James Wood II Chapter of the SAR based in Winchester participated in the commemoration ceremony for Gen. Anthony Wayne's Crossing of the Potomac River May 31st. 1781. The event was sponsored by the Fairfax Resolutions Chapter (President Tim Dioquino) and the City of Leesburg,VA. Members of the Culpeper Minute Men Chapter, and the Col. William Grayson Chapter also assisted in the color guard duties and the presentation of the wreaths at the Revolutionary War Memorial Statue on the grounds of the Loudoun County Court House.
photo 1 VASSAR Color Guard Commander Paul Chase marches in the colors.
photo 2 The Revolutionary War Memorial Statue, on the grounds of the Loudoun County Court House in Leesburg, VA.
photo 3 L-R Mike Weyler, President of the Col. William Grayson Chapter, 1st Vice President, Charles Jameson of the Culpeper Minute Men Chapter, and Dale Corey, President of the Col. James Wood II Chapter.
Submitted by William D. Wood