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Col. Richard Somers Chapter, New Jersey Society, Sons of the American Revolution

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The Colonel Richard Somers Chapter, New Jersey Society,  Sons of the American Revolution is comprised predominantly of revolutionary descendants living in Atlantic and Cape May counties, New Jersey.



Our next dinner meeting will be on Thursday, June 8th, at 6:30 PM at Fred and Ethel's in the Historic Town of Smithville. 




Memorial Day


  DAR Memorial Day Ceremony at Chestnut Neck - Sat May 27 - 10:15am


June 14th is Flag Day


Compatriot Earl Caine was feature prominently in the Press of Atlantic City article on the new Atlantic County Veterans Museum.




  On Saturday, October 8, 2016, a small group of us gathered at Chestnut Neck to remember the 238th Anniversary of the Massacre at Chestnut Neck.  

 Ben and Norm Placing the wreath

 group photo in front of privateer memeorial

Norm presenting KIA memorial 






At our September meeting we were pleased to induct three new compatriots.



Joshua Goloff


Mathew Mascio


David Hann





Reminder that we need members for our commiNew site markerttees:   Membership (maintain membership list, email, phone status, etc.),  Meeting (contact with F&E's, menus, agenda, speakers),   Chestnut Neck (maintenance/events), WEB Site, Facebook, and  Publicity (local news orgs).  Please consider joining one of these groups.  If you have an idea for a committee, let us know.