Washington SAR

Sons of the American Revolution

​On Memorial Day, Spokane #1 conducted a flag- retirement ceremony in front of the veterans memorial in Pines Cemetery. It was attended by over 100 veterans and their families, as well as the mayor. 

​Will Palmer placed ceremonial wood from Mt. Vernon in the cauldron of fire.

​Stan Wills is shown giving a speech about the history of Memorial Day.

​Will Palmer and Lane Elliot are shown above.  Due to windy conditions, Lane Elliot and Denny Shaw attended to flags so they wouldn't blow over.

Memorial Day Service