Thomas Jefferson Chapter

The Thomas Jefferson Chapter meets on the second Sunday of each month at the Community Center located in the Briarwood Mobile Home Park (4800 Barger Drive, Eugene). The meetings begin at 2 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend our meetings. Please contact Robert Bogardus or Roger Swim for directions to the meeting location or if you want to become a member of the Thomas Jefferson Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution.

Thomas Jefferson Chapter SAR By-laws

2016 Chapter Officers

  • President: Roger Swim
  • Vice-president: Steve Price
  • Secretary: George Rogers
  • Treasurer: Robert Bogardus
  • Registrar: Robert Bogardus (xchequer1 @ aol . com)

About the Chapter

In 1970, the Eugene Chapter was established in Eugene Oregon, making it the third oldest chapter in the Oregon Society. Generally, the Chapter covers the geographical area of Benton, Deschutes, Douglas, Lane, Linn Counties, and east to the Idaho border, but does not include the coast. In January 2011, the Eugene Chapter officially changed its name to the “Thomas Jefferson Chapter”. Members of the Thomas Jefferson Chapter have also served in the following roles:

  • Vice President General, Pacific District, SAR
    • Theodore R. Roberts: 2 years
    • Robert Bogardus: 2005-2007
  • President, Oregon Society, SAR
    • Theodore R. Roberts: 1980-1981
    • Stanley A. Norton: 1984-1985
    • Rev. Wendell B. Tamburro: 1992-1993
    • Robert Bogardus: 2002-2003

Thomas Jefferson Chapter SAR Committees

    • Eagle Scout Committee
    • Flag Committee

Flag Certificate Presentation to Crook County Search & RescueGeorge Rogers of the Sons of American Revolution, came to the Crook County Court on Wednesday (8/21/14) to honor Commissioner Seth Crawford and members for the Band of Brothers and Crook County Search and Rescue for their work in maintaining the giant American flag that adorns a cell phone tower near Rimrock Lanes.

  • ROTC/JROTC Committee