Scottish American Military SocietyPost 1943, Memphis, Tennessee

For American Scots who have valiantly served their country

"The Patriot"                                 


The Patriot, published quarterly, is the official journal of the Scottish American Military Society, Ltd., a voluntary, non-political, non-sectarian and non-profit organization incorporated under the laws of the state of North Carolina, dedicated to the preservation and promotion of Scottish and American Armed Forces customs, traditions and heritage. The Patriot includes reports by the officers, minutes of national meetings, information on regional and Post activities, and various feature articles of interest to the membership. This section of our site  includes pages which will give you a brief exposure to The Patriot. See our Table of Contents from the most recent publication in the right hand column, and a selected article of interest. Improving The Patriot is an on-going activity and we welcome your suggestions.

The membership of SAMS and other interested parties are encouraged to submit articles or items of interest to The Patriot publication. Submission of articles which are copyrighted must include a copyright waiver  to be accepted for publication.

Contributions of material for publication, inquiries and comments may be directed to the appropriate editor:

James Galyon,
Editor; The Patriot

Editor, Military Affairs
Robert C. Whitten, Jr., 1117 Yorkshire Dr., Cupertino, CA 95014-4961

Editor, Scottish-American Culture and History
Professor Harold M. Elliott, Weber State University, 2510 University Circle, Ogden, UT 84408-2510

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From the National Commander

On a Wing and a Prayer

 Patriot Cover - Fall 2011