Compatriots. Announcing the John Hanson Chapter Law Enforcement meeting on Sunday Nov 18 at 1 PM. It will be held at the Fort Washington Forest Community Center. Following presentation of awards, SAR's and awardees will retire to local restaurant for a late lunch.
The regular dinner meeting of the General William Smallwood Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the Rosensteel Knights Of Columbus, 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910. The program for the evening will be our annual presentation of SAR Public Safety Awards and recognition of the Children of the American Revolution.
Attached is a flyer announcing our Chapter's 2nd boat tour of the site of the Battle of Kedge's Strait (also known as the Battle of the Barges) near Smith Island, Maryland. The battle was one of the last naval engagements between American and British forces in the closing days of the American Revolution. It was an example of two states (Maryland and Virginia) coordinating resources to attack a British flotilla near Smith Island, Maryland.