North Georgia Veterans

Please join us 

If you served in the armed forces of the United States, we would like to invite you to join with us for lunch and fellowship on the 2nd Wednesday of each month in the Mountains Grill at the Big Canoe Clubhouse.   Our meetings start at 11:30am and usually end by 1:30pm.  Cost is $17 per person and includes a great buffet lunch.  Dress is informal for our monthly meetings.

Membership is open to all who served and received an honorable discharge.  There is no cost to becoming a member of North Georgia Veterans, so please complete an online application today.



9 September Meeting


“General Sherman’s Atlanta Campaign and the Final Year of the Civil War in North Georgia”

Kenneth H. Wheeler is Professor of History at Reinhardt University. A graduate of Earlham College, he earned his M.A. and Ph.D. in History from Ohio State University. Dr. Wheeler has published a book, Cultivating Regionalism, on regional identity. He has also published articles in a variety of historical journals, including Civil War History and the Georgia Historical Quarterly. Wheeler is the past president of the Georgia Association of Historians, and he enjoys giving talks to community groups.

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Currahee Military Museum
Toccoa, GA - 17 September


Registration is open and available in the event registration section of this page located above.

Itinerary
0815 Muster at Wildcat Parking Lot
0830 Depart Wildcat by multiple privately owned vehicles for the Museum in Toccoa
1000 Arrive Currahee Military Museum and begin tour with our guide Steve Tilley
$5.00 entry fee payable upon arrival.
1145 Depart Museum for X-Factor Grill & Cornerstone Restaurant, Toccoa, GA
1200 Lunch from short order menu at restaurant [pay as you go]
TBD Free time to visit Toccoa, Toccoa Falls and return to Big Canoe

Destination:

Currahee Military Museum (at newly renovated train depot)
160 Alexander Street
Toccoa, GA 30577
706.282.5055

click on “Links” for more information

http://www.toccoahistory.com/default.html

Restaurant – X-Factor Grill &
Cornerstone Restaurant
27 Doyle Street
Toccoa, Georgia 30577
706.282.7771


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Reservation Problems??

There have been problems reported with our reservation system.  We have not been able to repeat the symptoms with testing and therefore we are asking for your help.

Upon completion of your event registration / reservation you should find a confirmation email in your In-box or spam folder. If you do not receive the confirmation message chances are your request was unsuccessful.  If after a second attempt you do not successfully complete the process please contact Paul Goldstein for assistance: mailto:Paul.F.Goldstein@gmail.com

Lastly, please keep your confirmation message until the completion of the luncheon. In case your name is not on the sign-in list, we will need this message to help hunt down what happened.



 


Event registration - Click meeting date below

09 Sep 2015 11:30 AM • Mountains Grill at Big Canoe Clubhouse
17 Sep 2015 8:00 AM • Toccoa, GA


2015 Lunch Menu

4th quarter – Soups and salad for October only

October – Beef tip tenderloin over noodles
November (evening meal) – TBD
December – (Army/Navy game) –deli sandwhich, meat balls, pasta    salad and chips


Important links to Remember

To order a replacement DD-214 - http://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/

Apply for VA health benefits online - https://www.1010ez.med.va.gov/sec/vha/1010ez/

Georgia Nationa Cemetary - Canton, GA - http://www.cem.va.gov/cems/nchp/georgia.asp

Order form for NGV name badge -
Name Badge Order Form.doc

Order NGV imprinted merchandise -
To order imprinted merchandise contact.doc

Memorial template for your funeral -North Georgia Veterans Memorial Service template.doc

Benefits for Aging Veterans - http://www.veteranaid.org/program.php

Drew Early Veterans Benefit Presentation -
N. GA Veterans Benefits 4.10.13.ppt

To order campaign tie and/or miniature medals - Click on uniform components tab above for appropriate order links.

2015 New Members

Robert Watson - Army
Dick Dame - Army
Michael Whatley - Army
Jim Curland - Navy
Ray Jones - Air Force
Jeptha V. Greer - Army
Annette Ripley - Army
Ralph Ripley - Army
Dennett Hansell - Army
Douglas Hosmer - Air Force
Charles "Ray" Hughes - Army

 
John Misback - Army
 
 
Terry Nicholson - Army
 
 
William (Bill) Booth - Navy
 
Lee Hulsey - Air Force
Jeremy Klaas - Marine Corps
Doug Johnson - Air Force
Fredrick "Jerry" Harrison - Marine Corps
Grant LeRoux, Jr. - Army
Harry Hampson - Navy
Eric Kronen - Army
Frank Lozano - Army
Donald Carlisle - Coast Guard
Maureen Clay - Air Force
John Kermeen - Air Force

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