Press Releases

GDVS Remembers Commissioner Wheeler

May 4, 2015

In honor of Pete Wheeler, who served as Georgia Commissioner of Veterans Service from 1954-2015, the GDVS has released a special commemorative edition of the Georgia Veterans Bulletin.

Commissioner Pete Wheeler, 1922-2015

April 21, 2015

Commissioner Pete Wheeler, leader of the Georgia Department of Veterans Service since 1954, died peacefully surrounded by family in the early morning, Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

GDVS Addresses VA Policy Changes

April 7, 2015

In light of recent changes to federal policy regarding veterans benefits, the Georgia Department of Veterans Service (GDVS) would like to remind veterans and their families of the availability of personal assistance in filing for earned benefits.