August 2018 Meeting

 Centreville Regional Library
14200 St. Germain Drive *MAP*
Centreville, VA 20121-2299
(703) 830-2223

Sign up for the Bristoe Campaign Tour – 29 September 2018


The Bull Run Civil War Round Table joins the family and friends of John P. McAnaw in mourning his passing on July 7, 2018. A highly-decorated U.S. Army (retired) and Vietnam War Veteran, community leader, and past BRCWRT vice-president (2003) and president (1997/8, 2001/2, and 2004/8), John was a tremendous friend, leader and mentor for so many. A dedicated Civil War historian and preservationist, over the years John organized and led 45 BRCWRT tours of Civil War sites and played a primary and significant role in documenting and preserving multiple Civil War sites throughout Fairfax and Prince William Counties.
John’s Obituary (pdf)
A life well-lived; he will be greatly missed – Rest in Peace John McAnaw.
A Funeral Mass was held Friday, 13 June at 1:00 pm at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (5121 Woodland Way, Annandale). The service included a bagpiper before and after the mass – no wake or visitation. John will be interred at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date – to be determined.


9 August 2018  7:00 PM

Topic:  “The Kentucky Campaign August to November 1862”

Speaker: Chris Kolakowski

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Edward T. Wenzel  – Ross Netherton Prize awardee

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Chronology of the Civil War in Fairfax County Flyer, BRCWRT, Retail, 1-18-16