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Chehaw Council (97)
Albany, GA
Lodge Data
Chartered: 1947
Lodge Totem: Hoot owl
Name Translation: Name of the Spirit Owl 
Changes: 2013: Merged with Alapaha 545 to form Withlacoochee
2007 Membership+: 161

+Sum of predecessor lodges' membership for new lodges. GNYC lodges' membership numbers are total for all GNYC lodges.

 

 

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Lodge Issues
F1 BLK R RED BLK YEL BLK "NOAC 2002"; M&M's; w/ X7  
F2 RED R RED BLK YEL BLK "NOAC 2002"; M&M's; w/ X8  
F3 SMY R RED BLK YEL BLK "NOAC 2002"; M&M's; delegate; w/ X9  
F4 BLU R RED BLK YEL BLK "NOAC 2002"; M&M's; No Bottom  
J1?        (Ceremony Team; SMY border, TRI)
J2?        (Ceremony Team 2008)
J3?        (Ceremony Team 2009)
J4?        (Ceremony Team 2010)
N1   WHT WHT  Silk screened; GRN "OA Chehaw Council", pink owl; purple oval with red arrow  
N2 WHT  LBL WHT  Chainstitched; RED "1963"; WHT "Natl. Conf." EMB  
N3 WHT  RED WHT  Chainstitched; BLU "1965"; WHT "Natl. Conf." EMB; Sateen  
P1a DPR R M/C RED  TRI; 220x128 mm; ORG beading on top of Mtn; No beading on GRN grass  
P1b NBL R M/C DRD  NO beading on Mtn; beading at LGR peninsula  
R1 BLU R M/C RED GRN arrowman achievement  
R2 RED R M/C RED RED ELG; FDL  
S1 NBL R M/C RED  FF; flying owl; BLK WWW  
S2a NBL R M/C RED  115 mm; LBL sky; BTQ water; F R/E; sides of owl w/BRN threads sticking out; WHT WWW  
S2b NBL R M/C RED  115 mm; LBL sky has LVI tint  
S3a NBL R M/C RED  123 mm; LBL sky; TRQ water; LB regular R/E; sides of owl smooth; ORD; WHT WWW; TRQ sky  
S3b NBL R M/C RED  123 mm; LBL sky; TRQ water; LB regular R/E; sides of owl smooth; ORD; WHT WWW; LBL sky  
S4 YEL R M/C RED  BRO  
S5 WHT R M/C RED  VIG  
S6 NBL R M/C RED WHT 123 mm; (1975); TRQ water; identical to S3 w/ FDL added; ORD; CB  
S7 DYL R M/C RED WHT 123 mm; (1975); TRQ water; identical to S4 w/ FDL; BRO; CB  
S8 WHT R M/C RED WHT 123 mm; (1975); TRQ water; identical to S5 w/ FDL; VIG  
S9a RED R M/C RED WHT 123 mm; (1975); TRQ water; FDL; issued after S6-15 when O/B/V series stopped; water and sky different BLU   
S9b RED R M/C RED WHT water and sky same BLU  
S9         
S10 NBL R M/C RED NBL 122 mm; LB; ORD; issued after S13-15  
S11 DYL R M/C RED DYL 122 mm; LB; BRO; issued after S13-15  
S12           Double listed; same issue as S8   
S13 NBL R M/C RED WHT 118 mm; LBL water; PB; ORD; non-LB; issued before S9-12; PB  
S14 DYL R M/C RED WHT 118 mm; LBL water; PB; BRO; non-LB; issued before S9-12; PB  
S15 WHT R M/C RED WHT 118 mm; LBL water; PB; VIG; non-LB; issued before S9-12; PB  
S16 RED R M/C RED WHT CD; TRQ water / sky like S9  
S17 RED R M/C RED LBL GRN "88"; CD; (NOAC88); PB  
S18 GRY R M/C  DGR CD; PB; no name on flap; WHT moon  
S19 BLK R BLU  FGR 75-45; no name on flap; 45th ANN; 75thOA; WHT moon  
S20 BLK R M/C RED RED NOAC92  
S21a BLU R M/C RED RED ORD; Owl outlined in BLK; Upper Corners Square  
S21b BLU R M/C RED RED BLU border over RED R/E  
S22a GRY R M/C RED RED BRO  
S22b GRY R M/C RED RED GRY border over RED R/E  
S23a WHT R M/C RED RED VIG  
S23b WHT R M/C RED RED WHT border over RED R/E  
S23         
S24 YEL R M/C RED RED JAM93  
S25 ORG R M/C RED RED JAM93  
S26 GRN R M/C RED RED JAM93  
S27 YEL R M/C RED RED NOAC94  
S28a BLK R M/C RED RED Owl outlined in BLK; Upper Corners Square; BLK Lockstitch  
S28b NBL R M/C RED RED Owl outlined in BLK; Upper Corners Square; Clear Lockstitch  
S28         
S29a GMY R M/C RED RED service flap  
S29b GMY R M/C RED RED GMY border over RED R/E  
S29         
S30 M/C C M/C RED RED 50th ANN  
S31 M/C C M/C PNK PNK JAM97  
S32 RED R M/C RED RED RED WWW, 353; ORD arrow  
S33 RED R M/C RED RED RED WWW, 353; BRO arrow  
S34 RED R M/C RED RED RED WWW, 353; VIG arrow  
S35 BLK R BLK BLK  BLK ghost; WHT arrow "NOAC 1998".  
S36 BLU R M/C RED RED BRO Bars on Arrow; Owl not outlined in BLK; Rounded Corners  
S37 SMY R GRY SMY RED RED "Wingolauchsik, Witahemui"; Service  
S38 RED R M/C RED RED RED "NOAC 2000"; Issued with X6  
S39 BLK R M/C RED RED ORD; Owl not outlined in BLK; Rounded Corners; MVE  
S39a?         
S39b?         
S40 LBL R M/C RED RED BRO; No Bars on Arrow; Owl not outlined in BLK; Rounded corners  
S41 BLK R M/C BLK RED BLK "2001 National Jamboree"; M & M's  
S42 LYL R M/C RED RED BRO; no bars on arrow; owl not outlined in BLK; SQU corners  
S43 GRY R M/C RED RED VIG;bars and TRI on arrow; owl not outlined in BLK; SQU corners  
S44 GRY R BLK GRY GRY YEL "2003 SR-4N Section Conclave Host 353"  
S45 GRY R M/C RED RED Owl Not Outlined In BLK; ORD Arrow; Rounded Corners; RED FDL Left  
S46 GRY R M/C RED RED Like S-45 W/ WHT "NOAC 04"  
S47 LYL R M/C RED RED Owl Not Outlined In BLK; BRO Bars; Rounded Corners; RED FDL Left  
S48 BLK R BLK RED RED M&M's Candies; YEL "2005 National Scout Jamboree"  
S49?        (60th Anniversary)
S50?        (65th Anniversary, Camp Osborn)
S51?        (Ceremony Team Member)
S52?        (BSA Centennial)
S53?        (2010 National Jamboree)
S54?        (Vigil; GRY border)
S55?        (Lodge Chief)
S56?        (Final Anniversary, 1947-2013)
X1a BRN C ORG RED  8 mm council name & "353"; BRN owl; 78x102 mm; WAB; solid VER fletching  
X1b BRN C YOR RED  8 mm council name & "353"; BRN owl; 76x99 mm; double stitched diag fletching (on neckerchief)
X1c DBR C YOR RED  10 mm council name & "353"; DBR owl; 77x102 mm; double stitched diag fletching  
X2 DBL C LBL RED  1945-1975; ANN  
X3 YOR C YEL DBL  (BIC)  
X4 NBL C M/C RED SMY 40th ANN  
X5           listed in error; no such badge   
X6 RED R M/C RED  RED "NOAC 2000"; Issued with S38  
X7 BLK R RED BLK M/C BLK "NOAC 2002, Indiana U"; w/ F1  
X8 RED R RED BLK M/C BLK "NOAC 2002, Indiana U"; w/ F2  
X9 SMY R RED BLK M/C BLK "NOAC 2002, Indiana U"; delegate; w/ F3  
X10 BLK R M/C WHT WHT RED; WHT "Ceremony Team" 2nd Line; Name & # 1st Line  
X11 BLK R M/C WHT WHT RED; WHT "Ceremony Team" 1st Line; Name & # 2nd Line  
X12?        (Ceremony Support Team; WHT owl)
X13?        (Ceremony Team; WHT owl)
X14?        (pattern of 2011 events patches; RECT)
X15?        (2011 SR-9 Conclave)
X16?        (S9 Section Conclave 2013)
 
ZN1?         

Blue Book Chapter Listings

Achewon
  No known chapter issues    

Chehaw
  No known chapter issues    

Gischhatteu
  No known chapter issues    

Gokhotit
  No known chapter issues    

Kinchalee
X1 BLU R WHT RED RED FDL (round)

Wulihan
  No known chapter issues    

Lodge Event Patches

(Listings from the last edition of Blue Book.)
eX1973 BLK R DRD WHT  Fall Fellowship  
eX1974-1 BLK R BBL RED  Spring Fellowship  
eX1974-2 BLK R GRY PBL  Fall Fellowship  
eX1975-1 DBL C LBL   Fall '75; SEG for X2  
eX1975-2 DBL C LBL   Ordeal '75; SEG for X2  
eX1976-1 ORG C YEL   Fall '76; SEG for X3; BIC  
eX1976-2 ORG C YEL   Ordeal '76; SEG for X3; BIC  
eX1979-1 RED R BLU BLK YEL Fellowship; FDL; DIA  
eX1979-2 BLK R BLU BLK YEL Fellowship; FDL; DIA  
eR1980-1 GRN R GRN WHT  Fellowship  
eR1980-2 RED R GRN WHT  Fellowship  
eX2004-1 PUR R BLK WHT BLK Winter Pow Wow; FDL  
eX2004-2 PUR R BLK WHT BLK Fall Ordeal; FDL  
eX2005-1 RED R GRN MAN RED Winter Pow Wow; FDL  
eX2005-2 RED R GRN MAN RED Spring Ordeal; FDL  
eX2005-3 RED R GRN MAN RED Fall Ordeal; FDL  
eX2005-4 BLK R BLK WHT WHT Fall Ordeal; Ceremony Support Team; FDL  
eX2005-5 RED R GRN MAN RED Winter Banquet; FDL  
eX2006-1?        (2006 Winter Pow Wow)
eX2006-2?        (2006 Spring Ordeal)
eX2006-3?        (2006 Fall Ordeal)
eX2006-4?        (2006 Winter Banquet)
eX2007-1?        (2007 Winter Pow Wow)
eX2007-2?        (2007 Spring Ordeal)
eX2007-3?        (2007 Fall Ordeal)
eX2007-4?        (2007 Winter Banquet)
eX2008-1?        (Winter Pow Wow 2008)
eX2008-2?        (Endurance Ride 2008)
eX2008-3?        (Fall Ordeals 2008)
eX2008-4?        (Winter Banquet 2008)
eA2009-1?        (Endurance Ride 2009)
eA2009-2?        (Winter Pow Wow 2009)
eA2009-3?        (Camp Osborn Staff 2009)
eA2009-4?        (2009 Fall Ordeal)
eA2009-5?        (2009 Winter Ordeal)
eA2009-6?        (2009 Sam's Retirement Banquet)
eR2010-1?        (2010 Activities)
eX2010-2?        (2010 Winter Pow Wow)
eX2010-3?        (2010 Camp Osborn Staff)
eX2010-4?        (2010 Conference Delegate)
eX2010-5?        (2010 Fall Ordeals)
eX2010-6?        (2010 Winter Banquet)
eX2011-1?        (2011 Endurance Ride)
eX2011-2?        (2011 Winter Fellowship)
eX2011-3?        (2011 Summer Blast)
eX2011-4?        (2011 L.L.D.)
eX2011-5?        (2011 Fall Ordeal)
eX2011-6?        (2011 Pow Wow)
eX2011-7?        (2011 Winter Banquet)
eX2012-1?        (2012 Spring Ordeal, 65th Anniversary)
eX2012-2?        (2012 Fall Ordeal, 65th Anniversary)
eX2013?        (2013 Spring Ordeal and Fellowship; joint issue with 545)
Data for 157 patches from this lodge and type(s) are shown above.


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