Events

THE ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR AND THE STRATEGY TO DEFEAT IMPERIAL JAPAN

When: December 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Where: Renaissance Veterans Association Meeting, 2002 NJ-70, Manchester Township, NJ 08759, USA

Early in the morning of December 7, 1941, Japanese carrier-based planes and submarines attacked the U.S. Pacific Fleet and nearby military airfields at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Eight American battleships and ten other naval vessels were sunk or badly damaged. A total of 64 American aircraft were destroyed and over 3,400[…]

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THE TEHRAN CONFERENCE – THE FIRST MEETING OF THE BIG THREE, NOVEMBER

When: November 5, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Matawan Aberdeen Public Library, 165 Main St, Matawan, NJ 07747, USA

The Allies’ Tehran Conference, codenamed EUREKA, was held November 28 to December 1, 1943. It was the first meeting of the Big Three: British Prime Minister Winston Churchill; U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt; and Soviet Union Premier Joseph Stalin. At this critical meeting, key directions were decided upon which led[…]

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WOODROW WILSON AND AMERICA’S FIRST ATTEMPT AT ESTABLISHING A NEW WORLD ORDER

When: December 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Manchester Branch, Ocean County Library, Manchester Township, NJ, USA

America’s first effort at establishing a new world order on behalf of a troubled world was the vision President Woodrow Wilson put forth at the Versailles Peace Conference in the spring of 1919. Historians view this as a failed effort because the U.S. did not join the League of Nations[…]

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WORLD WAR II – THE 20TH CENTURY’S MOST SIGNIFICANT EVENT

When: September 24, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Where: East Winsor Senior Center, 40 Lanning Blvd, East Windsor, NJ 08520, USA

A presentation on the history of the World War II Era and its impact on world history. WW II was the most violent and devastating war ever fought with nearly 60 million lives lost due to battle, aerial bombing, acts of genocide and the use of atomic bombs. The talk[…]

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THE LONGEST WALK – THE AMAZING STORY OF TH 29TH INFANTRY DIVISION ON D-DAY 6 JUNE 1944

When: March 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Brookdale Community College, 765 Middletown-Lincroft Rd, Middletown, NJ 07748, USA

A presentation on the recently published book, “The Longest Walk,” the story of the 29th Infantry Division which landed on Omaha Beach on D-Day June 6, 1944. The Division’s exploits were featured in the riveting opening scene of the movie “Saving Private Ryan.” This Division lost one third of the[…]

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THE ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR – DECEMBER 7, 1941

When: December 11, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Brick Branch, Ocean County Library, 301 Chambers Bridge Rd, Brick, NJ 08723, USA

Early in the morning of December 7, 1941, Japanese carrier-based planes and submarines attacked the U.S. Pacific Fleet and nearby military airfields at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Eight American battleships and ten other naval vessels were sunk or badly damaged. A total of 64 American aircraft were destroyed and over 3,400[…]

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PEARL HARBOR 7 DECEMBER 1941: THE PACIFIC BOILS OVER

When: December 4, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Robbinsville Branch, Mercer County Library System, Robbinsville, NJ, USA

Early in the morning of December 7, 1941, Japanese carrier-based planes and submarines attacked the U.S. Pacific Fleet and nearby military airfields at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Eight American battleships and ten other naval vessels were sunk or badly damaged. A total of 64 American aircraft were destroyed and over 3,400[…]

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THE LONGEST WALK: THE AMAZING STORY OF THE 29TH INFANTRY DIVISION ON D-DAY 6 JUNE 1944

When: June 4, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Renaissance Veterans Association June Meeting, 2002 NJ-70 Route 70, Manchester Township, NJ 08759, USA

A presentation on the recently published book, “The Longest Walk,” the story of the 116th Infantry Regiment of the 29th Infantry Division which landed on Omaha Beach on D-Day June 6, 1944. The regiment’s exploits were featured in the riveting opening scene of the movie “Saving Private Ryan.” This regiment[…]

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THE COLLAPSE OF FASCIST ITALY, SUMMER 1944

When: June 19, 2018 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Atria Senior Living Complet, 44 Pine St, Tinton Falls, NJ 07753, USA

The decision to invade Sicily codenamed Operation Husky as part of the Allies’strategy to win the battle for the Mediterranean was made at the Casablanca Conference in January 1943. The planning stage of this combined forces operation was confused and protracted and the operation, conducted on July 10, 1943, hardly[…]

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HISTORY OF WORLD WAR II AND ITS IMPACT

When: May 29, 2018 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Atria Senior Living Complex, 44 Pine St, Tinton Falls, NJ 07753, USA

A presentation on the history of the World War II Era and its impact on world history. WW II was the most violent and devastating war ever fought with nearly 60 million lives lost due to battle, aerial bombing, acts of genocide and the use of atomic bombs. The talk[…]

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Upcoming Events

Dec
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7:00 pm WOODROW WILSON AND AMERICA’S FIR... @ Manchester Branch, Ocean County Library
WOODROW WILSON AND AMERICA’S FIR... @ Manchester Branch, Ocean County Library
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
America’s first effort at establishing a new world order on behalf of a troubled world was the vision President Woodrow Wilson put forth at the Versailles Peace Conference in the spring of 1919. Historians view this as a failed effort because the U.S. did not join the League of Nations[...]
Mar
7
Thu
7:00 pm THE LONGEST WALK – THE AMAZING S... @ Brookdale Community College
THE LONGEST WALK – THE AMAZING S... @ Brookdale Community College
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
A presentation on the recently published book, “The Longest Walk,” the story of the 29th Infantry Division which landed on Omaha Beach on D-Day June 6, 1944. The Division’s exploits were featured in the riveting opening scene of the movie “Saving Private Ryan.” This Division lost one third of the[...]
Mar
12
Tue
7:00 pm THE LONGEST WALK: THE AMAZING ST... @ Berkeley Branch, Ocean County Public Library
THE LONGEST WALK: THE AMAZING ST... @ Berkeley Branch, Ocean County Public Library
Mar 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
A presentation on the recently published book, “The Longest Walk,” the story of the 29th Infantry Division which landed on Omaha Beach on D-Day June 6, 1944. The Division’s exploits were featured in the riveting opening scene of the movie “Saving Private Ryan.” This Division lost one third of the[...]

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