The Life of General John J. Pershing

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When:
April 25, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2018-04-25T14:00:00-06:00
2018-04-25T15:30:00-06:00
Where:
Golden Community Center
1470 10th St
Golden, CO 80401
USA
Cost:
Free

It seemed that Jack Pershing was doomed to be late for everything.  Born in Missouri in 1860, he came along too late to fight in the Civil War.  Posted to New Mexico territory after graduating from West Point, he arrived a month after Geronimo’s surrender.  But he had demonstrated uncommon leadership skills by organizing and drilling the award-winning Pershing Rifles at the University of Nebraska. Learn more about General Pershing’s life as portrayed by historical actor and University of Northern Colorado (UNC) Professor, Ron Edgerton.

For more information on General Pershing and Ron Edgerton, please visit http://www.highplainschautauqua.org/sgt-henry-johnson.aspx.

Location and Pricing

Golden Community Center–Beaver Brook Room

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Free for all.

Registration is required. Program will be canceled if minimum attendance number is not reached 24 hours prior to start time.

 

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