(including South and North Dakota)
Passing of Real Son Garland Pool on August 8, 2016. Brother Garland was born on November 4, 1927 in Blackburn, Arkansas. He was the son of PVT Charles Parker Pool, of Company D of the 6th West Virginia Volunteer Infantry.
Charters of all Departments and Camps, and
membership badges be
draped in black for a period of 30 days from the date of this General Order.
Ordered this 9th day of August, 2016, in the Town of East Berlin, Pennsylvania.
First Nebraska Regiment Flag
Observing the 150th Anniversary of the Founding of the GAR
Paul VanDervoort founder of the GAR in Nebraska, first Department Commander and Commander in Chief 1882-1883
2016-2017 Nebraska Officers
with National Officer, Don Shaw, Council of Administration
Michael Bon Doll Award was awarded to Stephanie Polk
Merle Rudebusch received the George Schulz Award
National Headquarters, Harrisburg, PA
Table Rock Headstone Dedication
Roca Cemetery Headstone Dedication with 4-H Club members
Gettysburg Address Rememberance Ceremony Nov. 2015, Nebraska State Capitol, Lincoln
Perpetuating the memory of the Grand Army of the Republic
Contact Merle Rudebusch, Department Secretary for further information
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