By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen

Philadelphia Winn Chapter NSDAR Memorial Day 2015

Lawrenceville - Philadelphia Winn Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution were honored to participate in the Memorial Day 2015 Gwinnett Fallen Heroes Memorial. 

The event was held at the Gwinnett County Justice Center in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Chapter members handed out nearly 300 bottles of water to thirsty participants and guests (the largest number of attendees, so far).

dar1190Left: Sergeant Major Patrick C. Amos Keynote Speaker

Glenn P. Stephens, County Administrator, officiated with several Gwinnett County government officials including Congressman Rob Woodall from the 7th District of Georgia.  The Keynote Address was delivered by Sergeant Major Patrick C. Amos.  This was the second time Sergeant Major Amos addressed this group with his inspiring story.  

The program concluded with the Laying of the Wreath, 3-Volleys and the playing of Taps. The Gwinnett Fallen Heroes Memorial is an annual event. For more information contact philwinndar@gmail.com.