Thursday, July 18 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
After four years of war, the US Army spent the next eleven years enacting a complex plan to rebuild the country, which included policing international borders, intervening on humanitarian issues, and continuing military campaigns. How do the successes and failures of the Reconstruction-era national fighting force compare to modern-day military interventions around the globe?
With: Cecily Zander, Ph.D. candidate, Pennsylvania State University
Panelist: Dr. Clay Mountcastle, Director of the Virginia War Memorial
American Civil War Museum - Historic Tredegar, The Pavillion
500 Tredegar Street, Richmond, VA 23219