|Georgia House of Representatives|
I was invited as Vice President of the Button Gwinnett Chapter Sons of the American Revolution to attend the reading of Resolution 27, sponsored by state representative from Columbus Georgia, Richard Smith, proclaiming February 12, 2011 as Georgia Day. Also in observance of the American Revolutionary War battle at Kettle Creek in Washington, Georgia that took place on Feb 14, 1779.
After attending the reading of the resolution on the floor of the house of Representatives, several members of the Button Gwinnett Chapter (Compatriot Terry Manning, Bruce Maney and Michael Henderson also featured in photo is Jack Ferguson(L), Mike Tomme, President Georgia Society SAR(R) posed for a photo with the resolution sponsor from the Daughters of the American Revolution DAR -- Mrs. Biddy Hammett (center) in Rep. Smith's office.
|State Representative Richard Smith |
is to my left
Afterwards, we all gathered in the Office of the Governor of Georgia -Nathan Deal for yet another photo.
|Members of various chapters of both SAR and DAR |
gathered for a photo with
Governor Nathan Deal
|(L/R)Compatriot Bruce Maney,Georgia Society State |
Historian, Compatriot Michael Henderson
Vice-President of Button Gwinnett Chapter SAR and
Compatriot Terry Manning, Past President Georgia
Society SAR and one of the Honorees
mentioned in document