HMT Rohna: The Allies’ Big Secret of WWWII and the Nutmeg State

Join us for our next Conversations at Noon! Old State House, Hartford, Connecticut Zooming All The Way HMT ROHNA: THE ALLIES’ BIG SECRET OF WWII AND THE NUTMEG STATE Tuesday, July 7 at 12:00 pm The Missile Age began on November 26, 1943. On that fateful day, a...

Army Heritage Center Foundation presents “Letters Home”

https://www.armyheritage.org/ May 21, 2020 1:00 p.m. EST News from home. News from home. Letters were the lifeline for the servicemen and women during World War II. Join Mary Owen and Catherine Ladnier as they share the letters received by their mothers from Soldiers...

Women’s History Month 2020

Due to the current pandemic, the Rosie the Riveter program has been postponed.  But Rosie will be back and tell her story to Actors Fund Home. The show must go on and as Rosie would say WE CAN DO IT! Let’s honor Women’s History Month with a tribute to...

LETTERS HOME – Lunch and Learn Private Event

Friday, December 13 We will explore a time when letters were the life line for those serving overseas and their loved ones back home.  Home is the constant theme of those stationed far from the home they loved and mail call was the most cherished time of the day....

A Salute to the 853rd & a Tribute to the HMT Rohna

Veterans Museum 100 Veterans Drive Halls, Tennessee August 31, 2019 at 10am Catherine will join members of the Halls Veterans Museum to honor the men of the 853rd Engineers Aviation Battalion. The Dyersburg Army Air Base was the largest combat air crew training school...

Honoring the 75th Anniversary of D Day and Remembering the Rohna

June 5, 2019 6:30 to 8:00 PM Virginia Beach History Museums Colonial Education Center 4409 Wishart Road Virginia Beach, Virginia Catherine will share her discovery of the sinking of the HMT Rohna, the worst at sea disaster in US history and its contribution to the...