Marshall and the Fort Benning Revolution

June 2, 2016

5:30 PM

Please join us for a special presentation “Marshall and the Benning Revolution” by Dr. John Maass.

A part of the George C. Marshall Legacy Series sequence on Speed and Fury
Thursday, June 2, 2016
5:30 PM with reception to follow

Pogue Auditorium
George C. Marshall Foundation
VMI Parade, Lexington, Virginia

Reservations required by calling Leigh McFaddin at 540-463-7103, ext. 138 or by email to reservations@marshallfoundation.org. Members will be admitted free; non-members will pay $15 at the door.

You are invited to see the special exhibition, “From Machine to Man,” that will be on display in the Lower Gallery through August.

This presentation has been sponsored by L-3.

About John Maass

John R. Maass, Ph.D., is a historian with the U.S. Army Center of Military History in Washington, D.C. He received his doctorate in early American history from Ohio State University where he also studied military history and Native American history. A Rockbridge County native he received his bachelor’s degree in history with great distinction from Washington and Lee University, where he was also an Army ROTC distinguished military graduate. His article “The Benning Revolution” appears in A History of Innovation: U.S. Army Adaptation in War and Peace that was published by the Center of Military History.