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Date:
October 21, 2017
Time:
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
Hampton Roads Naval Museum
Address:
1 Waterside Drive
Norfolk, VA 23510
Contact:
757.441.2965
Email:
Cost:
FREE

1942
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1942 Symposium

Saturday, October 21, 2017

1942 was an eventful year for the United States military. To mark some of the interesting and important events that happened that year, the MacArthur Memorial and the Hampton Roads Naval Museum will co-host a "1942" symposium on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Historian VIncent O'Hara will present on Operation Torch, Marine Archaeologist Tane Casserly will present on the Battle of the Atlantic, and Pete Bulkeley, son of the skipper of PT-41, will discuss MacArthur's escape from the Philippines. This symposium will be held between 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM at the Hampton Roads Naval Museum in the Nauticus Theater. The symposium is FREE.