Washington SAR

Sons of the American Revolution


National Trustee John C. Ellingson, Sr.

In Remembrance

Richard ("Dick") Heinmiller

Robert Charles Anderson

​1933 - 2017

Resolution adopted by the Board of Directors of the Washington State Society, Sons of the American Revolution on the death of Past Chapter President of the Fort Vancouver Chapter and Past Board Member of the Washington State Society, Robert Charles Anderson.


A Proclamation:


WHEREAS, The Washington State Society of the Sons of the American Revolution has lost one whose interest in and devotion to its affairs were unceasing throughout his long service, which included the office of Chapter President and a Washington State Society Board of Directors member.


WHEREAS, his passing constitutes an irreparable and tragic loss, intensified by its suddenness, to his devoted wife and family, and ...

WHEREAS, his energetic personality and unflagging efforts in behalf of the betterment of our organization and his devoted interest in all of its projects aroused the admiration and affection to all who came to know him.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, the Board of Directors, on behalf of the members of the Washington State Society of the Sons of the American revolution, expresses the grief and sense of loss we bear in the death of our beloved compatriot; that we gratefully acknowledge the contributions he has made to the projects of our Society; that a special page be set aside in the minutes, and that a copy of this resolution be published in The Washington Trail Newsletter of the Sons of the American Revolution.

On behalf of the Washington State Society Board of Directors,

Douglas H. Nelson
President, Washington Society