Fort Jackson to host retirees

05/03/2013 12:14 AM

05/03/2013 12:15 AM

Fort Jackson’s annual Retiree Appreciation Days are scheduled for May 16-18.

Activities are open to retirees of all service branches and focus on retiree health benefits, educational assistance and sports activities.

Activities include a golf tournament, in-store sales at the main exchange and commissary, a retiree health and benefit expo, as well as bingo and bowling. Retirees also will be treated to VIP seats for the basic combat training graduation ceremony at Hilton Field. The guest speaker will be retired Maj. Gen. Abraham Turner, a former Fort Jackson commanding general.

For details about all the scheduled activities, call (803) 751-4643.

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