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Civil War Lecture Major General John Bankhead Magruder

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Known as ‘Prince John’ for his courtly manners and flamboyant dress, Maj. Gen. John Bankhead Magruder achieved great fame for his defense of the Virginia Peninsula in 1861 and 1862 against tremendous odds. He became known as the “Master of Ruses and Strategy.”

The lecture will be held in a classroom in the Monitor Center. Reserving a seat is suggested as seating is limited.

Cost: FREE with $1 Museum admission
Phone: (757) 596-2222
Event url: www.marinersmuseum.org/event/major-general-john-bankhead-magruder/

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Newport News, VA 23606

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