SAR chapter president Marvin Koechig with [from left] Rick Morton, chapter secretary; Jacob Dalton; Jackie Dalton; Josh Dalton; Brian Dalton; Bill Grote, color guard commander; and Dale Schmidt, Missouri SAR Society president.
The Fernando de Leyba [St. Charles County] Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution recognized Josh Dalton as its 2017 Eagle Scout Scholarship Nominee. Bill Grote, chairman of the Eagle Scout Award Committee, presented the honor at a recent SAR meeting.
Dalton is a member of Boy Scout Troop 975 in St. Charles. The SAR chapter also nominated him for the National Society Arthur M. and Berdena King Eagle Scout Scholarship. Dalton received an SAR medal, patch, certificate and cash award.
To be eligible, Eagle Scouts must complete an application and a four-generation chart, as well as write a 500-word essay with a patriotic theme.