Tuesday, April 24, 2018

CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY EVENT - APRIL 28TH, 2 P. M. AT THE CARROLL COUNTY VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK. ALSO LISTEN TO THE RADIO INTERVIEW BY DON LEVANS, SAM PYLE AND CHUCK MULKEY!

IF YOU ARE IN DRIVING DISTANCE -- DO NOT MISS 
THE CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY EVENT AT 
CARROLL COUNTY VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK 
SATURDAY APRIL 28 AT 2:00 P.M.

 A new KIA (Killed In Action) Feature will be dedicated 
calling attention to the 332 from Carroll County killed in 
Wars since the Revolution 

(195 of them during the War Between the States) 
CHECK THIS Graddick Communications link to learn 

all about it from Don Levans, Sam Pyle and Chuck Mulkey.




Saturday, April 21, 2018

CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY EVENT APRIL 28TH AT 2 P.M. AT THE CARROLL COUNTY VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK

PRESS RELEASE
Carroll County Veterans Memorial Park
1050 Newnan Rd, Carrollton, GA 30116
www.ccvmp.org         678-246-8446

Confederate Memorial Day Event

Saturday April 28 at 2:00 p.m. at the 
Carroll County Veterans Memorial Park
The speaker will be the Founder of 
McDaniel Curtis Camp 165 – 
Sam Pyle
195 were killed in Action during this bloody conflict – 
More than in ALL wars since – 
They will be honored and remembered with musket 
and cannon fire and a wreath will be laid.

A new KIA Feature in the Park will be dedicated 
calling attention to the 332 from Carroll County 
killed in all wars since the Revolution.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

USMC BAND CONCERT APRIL 9, 2018

JUST AMAZING – MARINE CORPS BAND NEW ORLEANS - Presented their Spring Concert Band program with Band Officer, Chief Warrant Officer 2 DeMarius Jackson and Gunnery Sergeant Justin Hauser conducting. Absolutely wonderful program! Wonderful presentation: Concert Band, The Star-Spangled Banner, The Klaxon, America the Beautiful, Bourbon Street Parade, Australian Up-Country Tune, Yankee Doodle, Eternal Father, Strong to Save, Taps, Apotheosis, Marines’ Hymn Stand By Me/Beautiful Girl, 3 AM Bounce, Saints, etc.



 Chief Warrant Officer 2 DeMarius Jackson, DAR Honorary Regent Abraham Baldwin Chapter Violette Denney, and Gunnery Sergeant Justin Hause.  Violette is also a member of the Carroll County Veterans Memorial Park and previous board member.






Thank you Don Levans for handling the tickets - it was a great concert and it is a shame that all the seats were not filled.  I was fortunate to be at the right spot at the right time to get the picture with the conductors.  Thank you DeMarcius Jackson and Justin Houser.

Thursday, March 29, 2018

USMC BAND IN CONCERT IN CARROLLTON - FREE TICKETS

Hey

The great NEW Center for the Performing Arts on Old Newnan Road called me and asked if I could help distribute FREE Tickets to this great opportunity to (1) See the new facility and (2) experience this first class Marine Band.

CCVMP Association members can call Don Levans 678-246-8336 and arrange to pick up the tickets --- The only cost is that you make absolutely sure that the tickets are used because the chair will be empty if YOU don't show.

Don Levans

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

PRESS RELEASE
Carroll County Veterans Memorial Park
1050 Newnan Rd, Carrollton, GA
www.ccvmp.org         678-246-8446

                      General John J Pershing      

David Shuey – Historian/Re-enactor

WWI Centennial Event
Saturday May 26 10:30am at the Carroll County Veterans Memorial Park
Guest Speaker – David Shuey (History Teller Productions, Newville, PA) appearing as General Pershing will be returning “by popular demand”.  This year he will deliver a speech about the ending of the Great War Nov. 11, 1918.  Check his website ------- www.history teller.us
Twenty two young soldiers from Carroll County that died in service during the war will be remembered. --- A new MIA feature in the park will be dedicated --- A NEW WWI Records program will be announced ---- Rifles will be fired – Taps played --- a wreath will be laid – the Flag  pledged – The National Anthem will be sung and the Carroll County Symphony wind ensemble will play period tunes  beginning at 10:30 with program at 11:00am.
4,272,500 US Service Members deployed to France
117,000 US Service Members KILLED
204,000 US Service Members WOUNDED
22 Carroll County Service Members KILLED

2.000 served from Carroll County

Thursday, March 22, 2018

CCVMP PARK COMMITTEE MEETING MARCH 26, 2018


A TRIBUTE THAT BEGAN IN THE VIETNAM WAR