Update – Two days instead four days- Reason one museum Eglin AFB Armament Museum is closed on all Sundays and also Monday Presidents Day February 17 Federal Holiday.
Can you say road trip? Eighteen scouts and nine adult leaders. We have firm reservations and can’t add any more persons. We have two large vans and a SUV.
During the first part of winter break week we’re going to go on a whirlwind military road trip. First stop will be National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola FL, We’ll then bounce over to Alabama and spend the night on a World War II battleship! At the USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park in Mobile AL. Then we will visit National Infantry Museum in Columbus GA. That’s 2 days, 3 states, 2 branches of military service! The Troop has done a similar trip visiting some of these places before and they are all outstanding!
Cost is $70.00. You can pay at Troop meeting or online, https://squareup.com/store/troop465/item/uss-alabama-february-trip. Monday Dinner and Tuesday breakfast included. Payments are due no later than Monday February 10th.
Each Scout will need to bring an additional $40.00 cash to individually order and pay for their 4 meals (second Breakfast, lunch on Monday, lunch, and dinner on Tuesday) on the road (assuming $10.00/meal). Each Scout can bring extra money for any gift shop purchases (patches, t-shirts, etc.) or snacks at the gas stops.
Each Scout will need a USS Alabama Hold Harmless Agreement form to be completed by the parent and turned in no later than Monday February 10th.
What to bring:
Leaders: Committee persons Daniel Warner, firstname.lastname@example.org, 678-488-5925, and Lynn Sewell, email@example.com, 404-226-0168, Marvin Zeigler, Assistant Scout Masters John Wagner, David Lipscomb, Burt Thompson, Thomas Sewell, Scout Master Jason Norred, Parent Brian Cox.
Jonathan Lipscomb, Logan Lanyan, Casey Beane, Hank Wallace, Jacob Mavromatidis,
Luka Norred, Cannon Thompson, Nathan Sewell, Jack McFadin, Davis Beane,
Sean Kirby, Jiralya Powell, Owen Webb, Nicholas Zelinsky, Ethan Zeigler,
Mason Cox, Gabe Russell, Carson Gaydon.
15 - 18, 2020
27 - 29, 2020
25 - 26, 2020
Committee Chair - Ken Orris,
website suggestions, history site additions, pictures of troop events
to upload, etc., please email: firstname.lastname@example.org