Ed & Robin Butler at Maison du Ville, Paris 2008
Joe Ware and Ed Butler enjoying dinner at a Paris Pub during the September 2008 SAR Congress in Paris
Commemoration Ceremony at Kings Mountain Battlefield
On Oct. 7, 2008, Judge Ed Butler, NSSAR Secretary General, was the feature speaker at the annual Commemoration Ceremony at Kings Mountain Battlefield. One of his ancestors, Col. Frederick Hambright, was a hero of this battle, which was the turning point in the American Revolutionary War, leading to our victory at Yorktown .
Shown above are Steven Leishman, Historian General (DE), Judge Butler, and Lindsey Brock, VPG of the Southeastern Region.
Memorial Day Service in Austin, Texas
On May 25, 2009, Memorial Day,
The Patrick Henry Chapter sponsored a Memorial Day Service at the gravesides of Patriots Lt Rankin and Sgt Williams, Austin State Cemetery. Present from the San Antonio Chapter were Compatriots Butler, Goebel, P. Baron, and C. Baron. Compatriot Butler addressed the assembly. The TXSSAR Colorguard was 20+ strong.