Bull Run Civil War Round Table

Thursday 8 August 2024

Social Hour w/Refreshments: 6:00-7:00 PM

Meeting Starts at 7:00 PM

Meetings are normally held on the 2nd Thursday of each month& are being held in-person, Zoom & Facebook

Topic: “Fort Harrison, and the Battle of Chaffin’s Farm 1864”

Speaker: Doug Crenshaw

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Meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7 PM .
2024 Schedule
Date Event 
Aug 8, 2024Author and Historian Doug Crenshaw
” Fort Harrison, and the Battle of Chaffin’s Farm 1864″
Sep 12, 2024Author and Historian Melissa Weeks
” Rendezvous with Destiny , Gen JEB Stuart at Spotsylvania Courthouse 1864″
Oct 5, 2024Fall Tour: “Battle of Cedar Creek”
(Tour leaders: Blake Myers, Jim Lewis) (rain date: Oct. 26)
Oct 10, 2024Author and Historian Sarah Bierle
” What If Rienzi Stumbled? A Different Look at the Battle of Cedar Creek, October 1864″
Nov 14, 2024Author and Historian Gene Schmiel  Title ” The Battle of Nashville Tenn , November 1864″   
Dec 12, 2024Author and Historian Eric Buckland Title  “Mosby , When The Story Ended, The Legend Began”
Jan 9, 2025Author and Historian Melissa Winn Title “Sideways Sites: Civil War History in an Indirect way”
Feb13, 2025Author and Historian Scott Patchan   Title “Shenandoah Summer : The 1864 Valley Campaign””
Mar 13, 2025Actors and Historians Dawn Diehl and Linda Harrison Title “The Healing : Conversations of Civil War Nurses”
April 10, 2025NPS Ranger and Historian Garrett Kost   “The Spirit fled to God who gave it” Doctor Charles Leale & the Medical Treatment of Abraham Lincoln at Ford’s Theater April 1865″
May 8, 2025NPS Ranger and Historian Patrick Schroeder “Myths on R.E Lee surrender at Appomattox VA April 1865”
June 12, 2025Author and Historian John Hennessy “”The People’s Army: The Life and Mind of the Army of the Potomac”
July 10, 2025Author and Historian Ronald Coddington ” Civil War Portrait Photography: Reflections of a Generation”
August 14, 2025Author and Historian Dana Shoaf ”  TBD “
September 11, 2025Author and Historian Theodore Savas ” TBD “
October 9, 2025TBD
November 13, 2025Historian and Renown Musician Jari Villaneuva ” 24 Notes That Tap Deep Emotions: The Story of America’s Most Famous Bugle Call”
December 11, 2025NPS Ranger and Historian Robert Dunkerly “The Other Surrenders Spring/Summer 1865”