L'Hermione Welcoming Reception

The Society of Sons of the Revolution in the State of Maryland 


The Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Maryland 

Cordially invite members and guests of the 

The Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Maryland To 

A Welcoming Ceremony, Parade, Wreath Laying and Cocktail Reception 

 In honor of the arrival of the French Ship L’Hermione to the City of Annapolis 

Tuesday June 16, 2015 

Welcoming Ceremony: 10 AM 

  • Historic Annapolis City Dock, Annapolis, Maryland 
  • Parade from Ship Hermione to the French Monument: 11 AM 
  • Wreath-Laying: 12 AM 
  • V.I.P. Luncheon Reception at the Dock with Private Tours of the Ship: 1-3 PM 


Members are encouraged to accompany their societies in the Parade in remembrance o f the Continental and French troops who passed through Annapolis in on their way to Virginia in 1781. (Men in blue blazers/grey pants with society tie and Flag) See attached brochure for Parade Route. A shuttle bus will transport attendees of the Monument Ceremony back to the Ship. 


For Directions and Parking in Annapolis use the following link: 


If you are interested in attending the event, please use the attached form and enclose a check in the amount of $40 made payable to

The Society of Sons of the Revolution in the State of Maryland. Your reply form and payment should be mailed to:

Brian W. Brooke
      Entertainment Committee Chairman
      PO. Box 199
      Butler, Maryland 21023

Responses are due to Mr. Brooke by June 2nd.

Event Date: 

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 00:00 to 23:45

Event Invitation: