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Deltas salute Patriots of African Descent Monument

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Valley Forge Alumnae Chapter, in partnership with Valley Forge National Historical Park, celebrated the 25th anniversary of the historic Patriots of African Descent Monument at Valley Forge National Historical Park on June 16 with a wreath-laying ceremony. This is the first monument on federal ground to honor Black soldiers who fought in the American Revolutionary War.

Following the ceremony, the sorority and invited guests gathered at the Radisson Hotel for a celebratory luncheon. The keynote address was given by retired Army Lt. Gen. Robert S. Ferrell.