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Muscogee Chapter No. 7 is the second oldest Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Chapter in the State of Georgia.  It was chartered on 7 January 1927. 

We are committed to fulfilling our mission of building lives for our community's disabled veterans and their families through our core values of service, quality, integrity and leadership in representation and advocacy services now and in the future. In addition, the service officers at our chapter strive for complete accuracy of all required Veterans Administration (VA) forms prior to their submission for disability compensation, appeals or medical claims. We are a non-profit organization through which our society can express its gratitude to the men and women who continue to pay the price of our nation’s freedom.

Our service is completely free to all our veterans and members of their families, in the Chattahoochee Valley Area and is totally supported by membership dues and charitable contributions from the American public. We are not government subsidized.  Professional assistance is given to all veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services through military service, VA, and other agencies of the government. We also provide outreach concerning our programs and services to the American people generally and to disabled veterans and their families specifically. Our chapter represents the interests of the community’s disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before state and local government. A forum is also provided to allow disabled veterans to express their compassion for their fellow veterans and disability concerns that might arise.

No veteran regardless of class, gender, ethnicity, age or sexual orientation is turned away.


We are dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. We accomplish this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America's injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life.

  • Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government;  
  • Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically;  
  • Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government;  
  • Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local Chapters; and  
  • Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.


Who is Eligible to Join the DAV?


Any man or woman, who was wounded, gassed, injured or disabled in the line of duty during time of war, while in the service of either the military or naval forces of the United States of America, and who has not been dishonorably discharged or separated from such service, or who may still be in active service in the armed forces of the United States of America is eligible for membership in the Disabled American Veterans.  Others who are disabled while serving with any of the armed forces of any nations associated with the United States of America as allies during any of its war periods, who are American citizens and who are honorably discharged, are also eligible.


How Does Your DAV Membership Benefit You?


As a DAV Member, in addition to DAV programs and services, members are entitled to a Member Benefits Package, which gives you access to a variety of important programs, products, and services.  Also included with your membership is a FREE subscription to DAV Magazine. 


What is the DAV's Dues Structure?


Life membership is permanent.  Life membership dues are as follows and may be paid in interest-free installments following a minimum $40.00 down payment.


Age and Amount
80 or older FREE
71 - 79 $140.00
61 - 70 $180.00
41 - 60 $230.00
40 or younger $250.00

Help the DAV in its effort to help you.  Sign up for membership today!  To sign up for membership - Fill out an Online Membership Application Or print out the Membership Application, fill it out, enclose your membership payment, and mail it in right away to:


Disabled American Veterans
Attn: Membership Department
PO BOX 145550
Cincinnati, OH 45250

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