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World War II Lecture Series: American War Preparation for WWII & Pearl Harbor

World War II Lecture Series: American War Preparation for WWII & Pearl Harbor

Commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Invasion of Normandy during World War II by joining Kevin Braafladt, as the Army Sustainment Command Deputy Historian at the Rock Island Arsenal, in exploring the history of the day that incited the United States to enter into World War II. Pearl Harbor catalyzed the United States join the Allied forces against the Axis Powers.

Date:
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Show more dates
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room A
Audience:
  Adults     Teens  
Categories:
  Educational     Local History  

Upcoming events in this lecture series:

January 9, 2019, at 6:00 pm Philippine Campaign & Battle of Bataan

February 13, 2019, at 2:00 pm North African Campaign & Battle of Kasserine Pass

March 13, 2019, at 6:00 pm American Strategic Bombing Campaign (USAAF) & Raid on Berlin

May 8, 2019, at 2:00 pm Turning the tide in the Pacific & Battle of Midway

June 12, 2019, at 6:00 pm Invasion of Europe 75th anniversary & Battle of Normandy

July 10, 2019, at 2:00 pm Battle of the Atlantic

August 14, 2019, at 6:00 pm Battles of Iwo Jima and Okinawa

October 9, 2019, at 2:00 pm The Philippine Campaign & Battles of Leyte and Luzon

December 11, 2019, at 6:00 pm Battle of the Bulge

Photo By: Joe Rosenthal

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