Wednesday, October 18, 2023
In Search of the Carthage Light Guard (Program)
10:00 to 11:00 am
The Library Center, 4653 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, MO and Zoom for OGS members
IN 1918, a company of soldiers from Jasper County, Missouri, took part in one of the bloodiest battles of the “Great War.” Jeff Patrick, editor of the book “A Machine-Gunner in France,” will discuss Captain Ward Schrantz and his men, his source material, and how he documented the experiences of one American unit in a forgotten war.
In person at The Library Center, 4653 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, Missouri and members will receive a Zoom link by email or find the link at ozarksgs.org,programs. Members must login for access.