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August Meeting

August 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free
Photo of Tazewell County Clerk John Ackerman

     Tazewell County Clerk John Ackerman will speak about Dr. Thomas J. Murphy who was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for actions he took at the Battle of Vicksburg in the Civil War.  Mr, Ackerman will discuss how he became interested in Tazewell County Medal of Honor winners, his efforts to recognize their service, and how eventually found the location of Dr. Murphy’s medal.  John plans to bring the medal for display to the membership.

     Business meeting will follow.

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Ehrlicher Research Center
719 N 11th Street
Pekin, IL 61554 United States
Phone:
(309) 477-3044

Organizer

TCGHS
Phone:
309 477-3044
Email:
tcghs@tcghs.org
Website:
www.tcghs.org