History. Patriotism. Camaraderie.

The Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts has a rich history. Founded in 1638, it is the oldest chartered military organization in the Western hemisphere. Its members have played an important role in the defense of Massachusetts and the United States, as well as in the development of the state and the country.

Welcome to the official webpage of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts (AHAC). Established in 1638, the AHAC is one of the oldest chartered military organizations in the world. With a rich history spanning almost four centuries, the AHAC continues to uphold its tradition of service, camaraderie, and dedication to the community.

The Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts traces its origins back to colonial times when it was founded on March 13, 1638, by order of the Massachusetts Bay Colony’s Great and General Court. Initially formed to train militia for the defense of the colony, the AHAC played a crucial role in the early military and political affairs of Massachusetts. Over the years, it evolved into a prestigious social organization while still maintaining its military traditions.

The AHAC has participated in numerous historic events, including the defense of Boston during the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, and the Civil War. Its members have served with distinction in various conflicts throughout American history, earning the AHAC a reputation for excellence and valor.

Membership Requirements:
Membership in the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts is open to individuals who meet the following criteria:

  • Patriotism: Prospective members must demonstrate a  commitment to the principles of duty, honor, and service.
  • Character: Applicants must possess exemplary character, integrity, and a strong sense of civic responsibility.
  • Recommendation: A recommendation from a current member of the AHAC or a prominent member of the community is required for consideration.
  • Commitment: Members are expected to actively participate in the activities and events of the AHAC, including drills, ceremonies, and community service projects.

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