| ||Chapter Officers|
Susan J. Montgomery
| ||1st Vice Regent:|
Carol D. Rogers
| ||2nd Vice Regent:|
Velma J. Mercer
| ||Recording Secretary:|
Martha J. James
| ||Corresponding Secretary:|
Karen J. Montgomery
Lisa R. Perez
Julia A. Bordona
Patricia H. Shanahan
Sherry L. Horton
Wanda J. Venable
Organizing Regent Dora Myers Hanna (Mrs. Oliver P. Hanna), met with the ladies to form a new chapter. On October 6, 1917, the chapter officially became Major Hugh Moss Chapter in honor of the Regentís Revolutionary Ancestor, Hugh Moss.
Hugh Moss was first commissioned Captain of the Goochland County Militia of Virginia in 1760 and commissioned Major in 1770. He served at Valley Forge and the Battles of Germantown and Brandywine. He died in 1780 of exposure and wounds received at the Battle of Brandywine.
Founding members of Major Hugh Moss Chapter (ca. 1917)
Major Hugh Moss Chapter is located in Modesto, Stanislaus County, California. Meetings are usually held the second Saturday of the month from September to May. For information about chapter business contact Susan J. Montgomery, Regent. For information about membership, contact Julia A. Bordona, Registrar.
History: Assist in lineage research, contribute books and records to DAR Library, have historical and American heritage programs, and identify and mark area historical sites and graves.
Education: Send labels and monetary support to NSDAR schools, give scholarship awards to high school seniors, and sponsor Good Citizens awards.
Patriotism:Present DAR Good Citizenship awards to eighth graders, contribute personal items and needs to Modesto veterans, display flags on national holidays, attend veteran memorials, and give scholarships and medals to local ROTC units.
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