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Civil War Lecture: Major General John Bankhead Magruder

December 14 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Presented by John V. Quarstein, Director Emeritus, USS Monitor Center

FREE with $1 Museum admission

Known as “Prince John” for his courtly manners and flamboyant dress, Major General John Bankhead Magruder achieved great fame for his defense of the Virginia Peninsula in 1861 and 1862 against tremendous odds. He became known as the “Master of Ruses and Strategy.”

The lecture will be held in a classroom in the Monitor Center. Reserving a seat is suggested as seating is limited.

 

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Date:
December 14
Time:
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Event Category:

Venue

The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
Phone:
(757) 596-2222
Website:
https://www.marinersmuseum.org