24 January 2018 - 18.00 - Membership Meeting
membership meeting will include elections for parts of the Board, the
planning of our 2018 events and a social get-together with Leberkäse
We'll meet at the DJK Sportheim in Fürth.
Past events (see also Newsletter/
22 November 2017 - Thanksgiving Dinner
We welcomed 25 members and guests at Rainer's Restaurant in Boxdorf
for our annual Thanksgiving Dinner. We had an excellent turkey and
cakes. Thank you to all who supported this evening.
(Photos by Ingrid Barth - more photos on request at firstname.lastname@example.org)
21 October 2017 - Wine Tasting
tasted excellent wines from the Peter Götz winery, presented by our
Board member Norbert. He and Uli had prepared an excellent meal with
cheese and sausages. Thank you very much to our hosts.
14 October 2017 - German-American Day Bamberg
were invited to the GA Day by the International Women's Club
Bamberg. We enjoyed the presentation of the Lucius D. Clay Medal at the
Spiegelsaal and the reception for the 70th anniversary of the IWC at
the Hotel Residenzschloss. Thank you for the invitation and
congratulations to the IWC.
September 2017 - Tour through Darby
President Bernd guided us through parts of Darby Kaserne
in Fürth and explained the history and the conversion of the
facilities. Afterwards we had a social get-together at the
near-by “China Star”.
5 July 2017 - DAI Reception 4th of July
GAMC was invited to join the DAI reception for the 4th of
July at the Tucher Castle and we were one of the big groups there.
Brig. General Antonio A. Aguto (photo) was one of the speakers.
1 July 2017 - Family Picnic
you to Norbert and his family for hosting us (about 20 members and
their friends) in their cozy pergola. We had lots of drinks and fantastic spare ribs, chicken wings and Hamburgers.
3 June 2017 - Invitation by the testimon Verlag
Two veterans, Tom Spahr and Bob Potter, who had served
Merrell Barracks talked about their memories and supported the
request of the testimon publishers to name a street in Nuernberg after
Sgt. Stephen Mosbacher.
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chaining between the United States of America
has been grown in centuries. It withstood the conflict of the Second
and has increased during the Cold War and the partnership in the NATO
Globalization and shifting alliances, changing ruling parties and their
may threaten the friendship between both nations. So it has to be
and strengthened by perpetual efforts.
German-American Men’s Club of Middle Franconia wants to bring people of
nations together to promote and foster greater appreciation of both
traditions, customs, history and culture. It wants to promote good
neighbours and create improved mutual understanding and
German-American Men’s Club of Middle Franconia was founded in 1970 by
Americans and members of the area’s Military Communities and is one oft
prestigious clubs in Franconia.
has matured over the years, but the overall purposes have remained the
desire to bring together Germans, Americans, and English speaking
other nations for educational, recreational, and social activities
years, the Club has visited museums, churches, palaces and castles, and
wine growing areas of this wonderful region of Northern
Bavaria. The goal of the German-American Men’s Club
is to continue
in this tradition, increasing its membership, and continuing to add
contributions to International understanding. English speaking men and
all nations are invited to join. Club Members may sponsor applicants for membership
applicants may contact the
club secretary directly if they are