Military History Roundtable

Fort Meigs Military History Roundtable

The Bentley Lecture Series was created in memory of Christopher Perky who served at Fort Meigs during the War of 1812.

Dates and presentation topics will be updated throughout the fall of 2021.

Thursday, November 18, 2021 – 7:30pm
The Life and Military Career of  Charles Chouteau Gratiot. 
Presented by Andrew Kercher, Port Huron Museum.   

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Thursday, January 20, 2022
Reverse Colors: Music and Musicians of the American Army – A History

Presented by John Thompson, Fort Meigs Historic Site

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Thursday, February 17, 2022

“It resembled a wild horse, surronded on every side”: The Miami Nation and the War of 1812

Presented by John Bickers

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Thursday, March 17, 2022

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