Washington SAR

Sons of the American Revolution

WASDAR 1st Regent Lanabeth Horgen Addresses the crowd.

Above: The "Program" from the dedication ceremony in 1916.

Oregon Trail Marker Re-Dedication, Toledo, WA

Compatriot Mick Hersey explaining why he restores memorials and what can be done to them to keep them looking good.

Washington SAR Color Guard members Bob O'Neal, Mick Hersey, Art Dolan and Sally Buckingham of the WASDAR stand at the ready to Present colors.

The  "Program" for the 2016, Centennial Marker Re-dedication Ceremony.

Washington SAR President Doug Nelson talks about his family's connection to the Oregon Trail.

The crowd listens to the presenters during the ceremony. VPG Pacific District John Berg in the foreground (blue coat).

Mick Hersey, standing in remembrance of his ancestors that came across the US as homesteaders to Illinois, South Dakota, and trails westward. 

Mayor of Toledo, Steve Dobosh, stands by ready with his shotgun to protect his city!

The  other markers that were restored.

Above: After Restoration

Above: Before Restoration