25 Jan American Legion, Department of Georgia
On Saturday, December 8, 2018 members of the American Legion, Department of Georgia visited the Fisher House.
The American Legion Department of Georgia Commander and the American Legion Department of Georgia President along with other American Legion Members were greeted by COL David E. Ristedt, DDEAMC Commander, Mrs. Kelley Ristedt and CSM William E. Allen, DDEAMC CSM, and Mr. Francisco Cruz, Fisher House Manager.
Just prior to the American Legions’ arrival the DDEAMC Commander and DDEAMC CSM were able to talk to some Fisher House Families (Brittain Family, Baul Family, Bogan Family and Payton Family) that were present for the American Legion Members visit.
The American Legion members were given a self-guided tour and briefing of the Fisher House and they had the opportunity to speak to Fisher House Families staying at the Fisher House. The American Legion Department of Georgia Commander along with the past American Legion of Georgia President presented COL Ristedt and CSM Allen with an American Legion 100 Year Coin. See attached pictures of the visit.