General Grand Chapter Award Recipients

The Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons of DC celebrates the hard work and dedication of our Companions with the following honors:

Distinguished Service Medal in Gold
General Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons
Marcus Trelaine, PGHP

Distinguished Service Medal in Bronze
General Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons
Harold Grainger, PGHP: 1986
Philip J. Palmer, Sr: 2011
Robert H. Starr, PGHP: 2015
Marcus Trelaine
Bruce Gilbert
Kenneth D. Fuller: 2016
Teko Foly: 2017
Emmanuel Findlay: 2018
Nicholas J. Sampogna: 2019
Charbel T. Fahed, PGHP: 2021

Ephraim Kirby Award
Teko A. Foly, PGM, PGHP, PMIGM, REPGC, 2014
Marcus A. Trelaine, PGHP, 2015
George S. Nicol, PGHP, REGPC, 2016
Gerald W. Peeters, REGPC, 2017
Harold L. Grainger, PGHP, 2018
Robert H. Starr, PGHP, 2019
James W. Mitchell, PGHP, REPGC, 2020
Rev. Canon Daniel D. Darko, PGHP, PMIGM, 2021

Sweetheart Award
Vickie Starr: 2010
Gladys M. Palmer: 2015
Matilda Taylor: 2018

Meritorious Companions Award – DC Grand Chapter
Gerhard Meinzer 2003
Joel R. Kahn 2004
Robert H. Starr 2009
Rick Chandler 2011
Douglas N. Cohen 2013
Philip Palmer, Sr 2013
Bernard J. “Bud” Michels 2014
Philip Palmer, Jr. 2014
Gerald W. Peeters 2014
Peter W. Brusoe
Win Keller
Marcus Trelaine
Robert Yaasi: 2018
Anthony Pandolfo: 2018
Solomon Jackson: 2018
Caroll Jefferson Collins: 2019
Jean Paul Dongmo, Sr.: 2019
Chris B. Ruli: 2019