Central Pennsylvania WWII Roundtable

WWII Related Events
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Mid-Atlantic Air Museum’s
30th Annual World War II Weekend
The WWII Weekend offers the opportunity to view, and even get rides in, WWII aircraft, check out WWII operating military vehicles, and meet WWII veterans. This three day event is a must see for all those interested in WWII history. Held in Reading, normally in June, this year’s event has been rescheduled for July 31-August 1, 2020, due to Covid-19. See their website for more detailed information.

DOG TAG TOURS will be hosting two trips to Europe in 2020. In September the trip “In the Footsteps of the Men of Easy Company” will visit Normandy (Pegasus Bridge-Arromanches-Utah Beach-Omaha Beach-Brecourt Manor-La Fiere-Pointe du Hoc-Longues sur Mer)-Holland (Eindhoven–Schoonderlogt–Zon)-Belgium (Malmedy-Bastogne-Foy)-Luxembourg, and Germany-(Dachau-The Eagle’s Nest). Easy Company veteran, Brad Freeman, will share his experiences with the group as they trace the actions of this unit as detailed in Stephen Ambrose’s book “The Band of Brothers.”
In October the trip “Southern Italy: A Crossroads of Ancient Civilizations and Cultures” will tour UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Agrigento – Erice – Alberobello – Pompeii – The Amalfi Coast – Matera and Sorrento. The guide will be Vicki Caloiero, HDTHS Board Member, who holds an Art History degree from UPenn; has studied architectural preservation, and speaks fluent Italian.
See the “Dog Tags Tours” website for more information on both trips.
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