Friday, April 5, 2013

Michael Russert will present a lecture, “The Fenians: The Irish and the Civil War”.  Michael Russert is a frequent speaker at our Roundtable.  He has written several articles about the Civil War and has served as a tour guide to the Gettysburg Battlefield. He is a native of Buffalo, NY and currently resides in Cambridge, NY.  He is on the book review staff of The Civil War News and Multicultural Journal.  Mike is a member of the North Shore Civil War Roundtable and the Company of Military Historians.  He was the former Director of the New York State Veterans Oral History Program.