Friday, August 23, at 10:30 AM Lake of the Woods Study Group, in their Clubhouse Great Hall, 205 Lake of the Woods Parkway, Locust Grove 22508 (Lake of the Woods is a gated community; access by permission only)

TOPIC: US Colored Troops’ Decisive Role in Winning the Civil War

 

Picture: 26th US Colored Regiment’s Assault at Honey Hill, South Carolina

 

 

Sunday, August 25, at 2 PM, at the James Madison Museum, 129 Caroline St, Orange, VA 22960 Telephone: (540) 672-1776

TOPIC: African American Soldiers in the World Wars and the Great Migration

 

Photo: Tuskegee Airmen “Redtails,” famous WW II pilots of the European Theater of Operation

 

Saturday, November 2 at 2 PM, Afro American Historical Association of Fauquier County (AAHA), located at 4243 Loudoun Avenue in The Plains, Va. 20198 Telephone: (540) 253-7488

TOPIC: African American Soldiers in World War I and the Great Migration

Photo: Croix de Guerre Awardees from 369th Infantry Regiment “Haarlem Hellfighters,” 93rd Infantry Division