MIAMI COUNTY — The Sons of the American Revolution, Richard Montgomery Chapter, which represents Troy and all of Miami County, recently awarded the Miami Memorial Park in Covington, a “Flag Certificate.
This award is presented to individuals, companies and governmental agencies that fly the United States flag for patriotic purposes only. It is not given to any commercial enterprise that flies it for advertising purposes.
The Miami Memorial Park recently finished their restoration of their veterans memorial monument. Along with the Veterans Gardens, they are paying their respects to all those who served in the United States military. The Sons of the American Revolution were represented by the Richard Montgomery Chapter Secretary Bill Ellerman who said, “the SAR is proud to present this award upon the completion of such a beautiful tribute to our veterans.”
The Sons of the American Revolution is a non-profit charitable organization affiliated with the Ohio Society and National Society of SAR, whose members have proven ancestry to patriotic activity during the Revolutionary War and founding of the United States of America. The Richard Montgomery Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution meet at 7:30pm on the first Wednesdays of the month (except for a summer break of July and August) at the Dayton Masonic Center located at 525 W. Riverview Ave. in Dayton. Interested parties in membership, potential programs and guests should call 937-335-7345 or email [email protected] for more information.
Pictured is Bill Ellerman (right) representing the SAR and Chuck Morrow in front of the Veterans Memorial
For more information contact Steve Kaplan at 937-335-7345 or [email protected]