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Rappahannock Valley Civil War Round Table - Fredericksburg, Virginia

Meeting Calendar

We meet on the second Monday of the month at Brock's Riverside Grill, Sophia Street at Lafayette Blvd.

Social time begins at 6:00, dinner begins at 6:45 with the meeting at 7:30.

All subjects and speakers are subject to change. More details about the

 speakers and the subject will be published in the Drum & Bugle each month.


2020 Meeting Dates and Topics


 January 13 – Scott Walker: “The Puzzling Portrait of Matthew Fontaine Maury”


February 10 – Eric Mink: “Molding a Legend: The Iron Brigade and the Summer 1862 Occupation of Fredericksburg”


March 9 – Richard Schaus: “Lee is Trapped and Must be Taken: Eleven Fateful Days After Gettysburg”


April 13 – Ryan Quint: “A Troubled Town: Dranesville and its People, 1861”


May 11 – Geoff White: “Music of the Civil War”


June 8 – Col. Marc Thompson, USAF (Ret): “The First Battle of Manassas and the Experience of War”


July 13 – Ed Bearss: “Spotsylvania: Attacking the Mule Shoe”


August 10 – Doug Crenshaw: “Richmond Shall Not be Given Up:  The Seven Days’ Battles”


September 14 – Gary Castellino: “The Battle of Chickasaw Bayou”


October 12 – Dr. Jeffrey McClurken: “Take Care of the Living: Reconstructing the Confederate Veteran Family in Virginia”


November 9 – Bert Dunkerly: “The Brown’s Island Explosion of 1863”


December 14 – Brandon Bies/Ray Brown: “Broken Lives and Shattered Bones: Discovering a Field Hospital at Manassas Battlefield”