Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 7:30 am
Yorktown at War, 1775-1783” by John T. Martino who published a book
of that title in 1996 which is now being reprinted. John was a 1970 graduate of Yorktown
High School. One major role played by Yorktown was the site for Rochambeau's armies
camp sites down to Yorktown, VA, and also on his return to Newport, RI, after his win in
Virginia. Yorktown was the location of his headquarters for about 5 weeks on his return.
Thursday, 7:30 pm, at historic Peter Pratts restaurant on Croton Heights Road.
historic Peter Pratts restaurant on Croton Heights Road. 7:30 PM