The Ft. Meigs Military roundtable will reconvene again this winter with a new slate of presenters and topics that include everything from the French and Indian War to the Pacific and European theatres of World War II (see list below). The Ft Meigs Military Roundtable is held at the Ft Meigs Visitors Center, 29100 W. River Rd. Perrysburg, OH 43552. For further information contact the visitors center at (419) 874-4121 or (800) 283-8916. The Lecture Series is free and open to the public. Programs begin at 7:30.
Fort Meigs Military History Roundtable
2008 Bentley Lecture Series
January 17 – Dr. Eugene Watkins, Site Manager, Old Fort Madison:
War of 1812 – Troops Stationed at Fort Meigs.
February 21 – Dr. Larry Nelson, Professor, Bowling Green State University: To Be Announced.
March 20 – Dr. Hal Friedman, Professor, Henry Ford Community College: WWII – Pacific Theater – details to be announced.
April 17 – Tim Todish, Author and Historian:
French and Indian War – Robert Kirk, Late of the Royal Highland Regiment.
May 15 – Dr. David Skaggs, Prof. Em., Bowling Green State University: WWII – European Theater – details to be announced.
June, July, August – SUMMER VACATION – No meeting these months.
September 18 – To Be Determined
October 26 – TBD
November 20 – TBD
December – No meeting this month.
The Bentley Lecture Series is sponsored by the Anderton Bentley Fund in memory of Christopher Perky who served at Fort Meigs during the War of 1812