MEADE GAR19th ANNUAL MEADE SOCIETY   
SYMPOSIUM

Sunday, April 8, 2018
12 Noon – 5 PM

Program Marking the 120th Anniversary
of the Spanish-American War (1898)

PROGRAM:

12:00pm:        Welcome & Introductions

12:15pm:        The Navy in the Spanish-American War – Capt. Howard Serlick (USN ret.)

1:15pm:
        Pennsylvania and the Spanish-American War
                                      – Col. Ken McCreedy (USA ret.)

 2:00pm:         Lunch with the Kearney Kommissary

SPECIAL Event: An honor ceremony at the grave of Martha Kimball, the ‘Mother’ of Memorial Day following lunch. (weather & time permitting)

3:00pm:         The Pennsylvania National Guard in the Spanish-American War  – Maj Gen. Wesley Craig (USA ret)

3:45pm:         Break

4:00pm:         Famous Spanish-American War Veterans at West Laurel Hill Cemetery  – Russ Dodge – Military Historian & Find A Grave Administrator

4:45pm:         Final Panel Q & A

Book displays, artifact displays, historical demonstrations

Co-Sponsored by the PA National Guard and the GAR Museum & Library

Held at the Conservatory at West Laurel Hill Cemetery,
Bala Cynwyd, PA
[ http://westlaurelhill.com/about/visit ]

Cost: $40 per person including registration, luncheon & refreshments.
Contact:
Jerry McCormick- phone: 215-848-7753 or email: gedwinmc@msn.com