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    Georgia's long and rich military history began in England in the early 1730s. Under the direction of London aristocrat, Sir James Edward Oglethorpe, the future colonists were trained by Sergeants of the Guard. Soon after settling Georgia in 1733, now General Oglethorpe's militia, along with his British regulars were called upon to drive Spanish invaders from the colony's shores at the battle of Bloody Marsh, 7 July 1742. ...
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    Georgia National Guard Historical Society President, Jerry Pellegrini, led a Saturday morning tour on 11 Oct 2014 of the Allatoona Pass battlefield for members and guests of the GNGHS. ...
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    On July 26, 2014 members of the Georgia Historical Society visited the Atlanta Cyclorama and key battlefield locations of the battle that determined the outcome of the Civil War in 1864. ...
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    The Historical Society of the Georgia National Guard, Inc. is a non-profit organization formed in 1988 under the direction of The Adjutant General of Georgia to promote, educate and perpetuate the history of the Georgia National Guard and Militia. ...
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    Preserve the service member sacrifices to our great nation by donating it to the Georgia Historical Society. We are looking for military artifacts which belong to Georgia servicemen and residents. We have many historical items that have been entrusted to us by Veterans and their families. We are always looking for more and we would be honored to be considered as the place to keep your military artifacts. ...
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    The Historical Society of the Georgia National Guard, Incorporated, is dedicated to preserving the legacy and heritage of the Georgia Army National Guard, Georgia Air National Guard, and the Georgia State Defense Force.

    Our Citizen-Soldiers and Airmen have played a role in every military conflict our country has been involved in since the establishment of Georgia as a colony in 1733. The Georgia National Guard Historical Society has a mission to preserve this history and its membership is open to the public. ...
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    The purpose of the museum project is to build and maintain a collective history of Georgia's citizen soldiers and to practice conservation techniques so as to preserve collected items for future research and display. The museum will provide an educational environment where the story of Georgia's citizen soldier and airman is told to the general public as well as to the men and women of the National Guard.
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    Soldiers wishing to donate their RMS book or any other military artifacts of a service member to the History Office should call 678-569-3868. The History Office relies upon contributions from service members and their families to preserve their legacy of service to our great nation. ...

    With CPT Clark Howard and LTC Rich Elwell: ...
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    The 48th (Lightning) Brigade, Georgia Army National Guard, patrols Martyrs' Market in Mahmudiya, Iraq, 27 September 2005.

    The Georgia soldiers are shown assisting Iraqi soldiers of the 6th Iraqi Army Division as they conduct counterinsurgency operations. ...
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    In April 1836, men of the Macon Volunteers defended Fort Cooper near Inverness, Florida against Seminole warriors under Chief Osceola. The Macon Volunteers, predecessors of the current Georgia Army National Guard's 48th Brigade, were part of 3,500 Georgia militia volunteering during the Second Seminole Indian War. ...
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    The Historical Society of the Georgia National Guard, Inc., presented the Georgia Capitol Museum with one our historical flags ...
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    A 75mm fires at Picketts Mill in 2003: ...
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    The Historical Society of the Georgia National Guard installed its third piece of weaponry at Oglethorpe Armory Aug. 7, with with the help of the Georgia Army Guard, a 75mm gun, refurbished in 1940 as an anti-tank gun was mounted on a concrete pad. ...

    Today, it's common knowledge that black enlisted and officer personnel of the Georgia National Guard contribute immensely to readiness of the force. But, what may not be so common is the story of the Georgia State Volunteers "Colored" who were part of the state militia a century ago and how one adjutant general attempted to disband them at the turn of the century. ...