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How exciting to be in Savannah and apart of such a wonderful group of people in the Savannah Navy League!  Are you ready for a new, fun year of moving forward and stepping up to help? We’d love to have you …. “Learn the ins and outs” of all that our local Navy League is doing and the support and awards we give out. It’s fun, fantastic, and full of new learning experiences. I’d love to hear from you with ideas and even  help in our liaison area, our gift area, our speaker’s program, and yes, even this wonderful newsletter.  Contact any of us and, together, we can “figure it out!”

   

Tuesday September 23'd Carey Hilliards

Captain Frank Warnekros is currently sailing as Master of the U.S. flag containership Maersk Denver.  The ship currently travels from the East Coast of the United States to the Mediterranean Sea and through the Suez Canal into the Indian Ocean.

He knew from a very early age that he wanted a career at sea. Growing up in Seattle, Frank’s father, Captain William Warnekros, was Vice President of Seattle Stevedoring Company after a career sailing as Master aboard Merchant Vessels in convoys during WWII.

Your Savannah Council of the Navy League has a lot of events lined up for its members.  Here's what is on the schedule.

  • Sept. 2, 5:30 pm Board of Direrctors Meeting USCGAS
  • Sept. 23, 5:45 pm  Monthly Dinner Meeting Carey Hilliards
  • October 7, 5:30 pm Board of Direrctors Meeting USCGAS
  • Oct. 28, 5:45 pm Monthly Dinner Meeting Johnny Harris
  • Nov. 4 , 5:30 pm Board of Direrctors Meeting USCGAS
  • Nov 18 , 5:45 pm Monthly Dinner Meeting Carey Hilliards
  • Nov 27 Thanksgiving Dinner CG Air Station
  • Dec 2 , 5:30 pm Board of Direrctors Meeting USCGAS
  • Dec. 11 (THURS) Christmas Party Savannah Yacht Club

 

 

 

 

MLET has approved ByLaws and is incorporating as a 501c3 non-profit organization supporting our maritime community, logistics and education. MLET’s 2014 Internship program is underway. MLET has a Website: http://www.mlet.net/   Savannah Navy League is one of 6 proud sponsors of this Maritime Logistics Education Taskforce - an opportunity for our high school students to be introduced to the maritime industry.

 

The Navy League is a national citizens organization to serve and support the sea services of our country, the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and U.S. Flag  Merchant Marine. The Savannah Council  is one of 275 councils, representing more than 50,000 members. Navy League members are respected by leaders throughout government, industry and the military for their patriotic support and service to our men and women in uniform. You do not have to be a Navy or military verteran to join the Navy League.