6th Cavalry Museum Hosts Remembering My Hero Benefit May 18

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

The 6th Cavalry Museum is hosting a benefit dinner, Remembering My Hero, on Saturday, May 18.  It will include a special reception and dinner with guest speaker George Patton Waters, grandson of General George S. Patton 18.

The reception begins at 6 p.m. at the museum, 6 Barnhardt Cir., in Ft. Oglethorpe. Dinner will be held at St. Gerard Catholic Church, 3049 Lafayette Road, in Ft. Oglethorpe, at 7:30 p.m.

Individual tickets are $50 per person for dinner only; $75 for dinner and reception.

There are sponsorships available for $500 per table for dinner for eight people and $1,000 for dinner and reception for eight people.

Go to https://www.6thcavalrymuseum.org and select Remembering My Hero Benefit on the top bar to register online.


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