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The Pensacola Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) are historical, educational, and patriotic organizations dedicated to maintaining and expanding the meaning of patriotism, respect for our national symbols, and the value of American citizenship through awareness and continued education.

The Minuteman Statute will be an eternal tribute and reminder to all of our ancestors that, through their many sacrifices, gave us our freedoms as we know them today. This memorial will be a significant addition to the existing veteran memorials already found downtown at the Pensacola Veterans Memorial Park and will be a valuable asset to Pensacola's diverse historical tourism. To learn more about our Minuteman and the Pensacola DAR please contact us.


Contact us
Our meetings are held on the third Saturday of the month, beginning with a social time at 10:00 a.m. All are welcome, but we need to know how many chairs to set-up; so please contact us now: Regent. darpensacola@gmail.com
Your Ancestor 

Do you need help in identifying your patriotic ancestor? Perhaps she/he is already a DAR patriot of one of our chapter members! Click here to see our chapter list. If you find a connection, contact us immediately. We can help.

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Every group needs to share the role of leadership among its members, and DAR offers this opportunity to every member. Our current officers are living examples of leaders promoting education, preserving history, and displaying patriotism.

Chapter history

Pensacola is known as the cradle of naval aviation, and is the home of the famous Blue Angels, who fly the F-18s. The area is also home to the University of West Florida and Pensacola State College. Throughout history, Pensacola was famous for Fort George, Fort Redoubt, Fort Barrancas, and the St. Michael's Cemetery, gravesite of the wife of a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

Pensacola is also known as America's First Settlement and the City of Five Flags, due to the five governments that flew their flags over the city during its history: the flag of Spain (Castile), the flag of France, the flag of Great Britain, the flag of the Confederate States of America, and the flag of the United States of America. Other nicknames include World's Whitest Beaches. Pensacola is called the Cradle of Naval Aviation, because the National Museum of Naval Aviation and the National Flight Academy are located at Pensacola Naval Air Station, home of the legendary Blue Angels. Pensacola is also called the Western Gate to the Sunshine State and the Emerald Coast.

Please contact  Chapter Regent, Maryann Wyrick
for information on becoming a member of the Pensacola Chapter.

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Webmaster: Maryann Wyrick
Last Updated October 13, 2013