Evenings at Ease: Eisenhower and Pershing
Eisenhower Presidential Library
Guest speaker: Michel Knapp, American Battle Monuments Commission
The presentation will focus on the interactions between Eisenhower and Pershing as well as their intersecting paths through the American Battle Monuments Commission.
Michael Knapp currently serves as the Chief of Historical Services for the American Battle Monuments Commission. He previously served as a Historian with the Contemporary Studies Branch of the U.S. Army Center of Military History in Washington, DC, and was detailed as a Museum liaison officer to the U.S. Department of Defense Vietnam War Commemoration Commission. He is the co-author of The Organization and Insignia of the American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1923, and has contributed to The United States in the First World War: An Encyclopedia, The Historical Dictionary of the U.S. Army, 100 Greatest Military Photographs and World War One Vault.
These programs are all made possible courtesy of the Eisenhower Foundation with generous support from the Jeffcoat Memorial Foundation.
All events listed in the calendar are free unless noted.