Saturday, November 17, 2007

Transcription of the CSSAR Plaque at the Santa Barbara Presidio, dedicated Nov. 2, 2007

"American Revolutionary War Historical Site, 1782 - 1783

-The Royal Spanish Military Encampment on this Presidio site supported the American Colonies with their military preparedness and financial contributions following the Royal Spanish Decree of 1779-1780.

Their support directly aided the victory and ultimate independence of the United States of America.

Proclaimed on November 2, 2007 by the California Society of the Sons of the American Revolution"