Welcome to Platte Purchase DAR Chapter
The Flag of the USA flown over Iraq
City Mayor Dave Brooks, left, accepts an American Flag from Regina
Davenport at the Platte Purchase Chapter DAR meeting on June 19, 2004.
This flag was flown by Mrs. Davenport’s daughter, Captain Tamra
J. Scheiblhofer, over the city of Baghdad, Iraq, on April 22, 2003, in support
of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Capt. Scheiblhofer, a C-130 Hercules pilot with the 180th Airlift Squadron,
Missouri Air National Guard, is a junior member of Platte Purchase Chapter.
The chapter's donation was in honor of Capt. Tamra J. Scheiblhofer’s
patriotic service to our country. It is on display in the Platte City, Missouri,
City Hall building.
Platte Purchase Chapter Marks Grave
The Platte Purchase Chapter purchased and placed a DAR Insignia Grave Marker for Eusebius Hubbard at Cold Water Cemetery in Florissant, Missouri. Past Chapter Regent Beverly Griffith and her husband, Bob, are shown at the gravesite. Hubbard provided patriotic service during the Revolutionary War in Henry County, Virginia. Hubbard is the great-great-great-great grandfather of Bob Griffith.
Platte Purchase DAR Chapter Information
Our chapter, organized in 1952, is located in historic
Platte City, Missouri. Our site includes photographs from some of our chapter
activities, a listing of our patriot ancestors,
the history of our chapter, and a listing of our officers
and meeting times. We meet monthly from September through June, and prospective
members are welcome to visit our meetings. If you are interested in visiting,
please contact us.
More Information about DAR
Visit DAR on Facebook, YouTube and Flikr:
DAR Genealogical Research System (GRS) - check to see if your revolutionary ancestor is already in the DAR patriot database.
Missouri State Society Daughters of the American Revolution
National Society Daughters of the Revolution (NSDAR)