The object of this Society shall be to aid in
perpetuating and honoring the memory of the Military Company of
Massachusetts, afterward known as the Ancient and Honorable Artillery
Company of Massachusetts, who fought for the protection of the American
Colonies and who died in establishing their independence.
To commemorate the organization of the Company in 1637,
the granting to them their Charter on March 17, 1638, their first
meeting under the Charter the first Monday in June, 1638, and also to
foster and keep alive the spirit of patriotism.
To incite a higher patriotism, a purer citizenship, an
unswerving loyalty to our country, to support and defend The
Constitution of the United States of America in times of peace and war,
and to foster a close fraternity among our members.
Its purpose shall be Educational; to aid in the study of
historical, genealogical and biographical research.