3rd Friday on 3rd Street

The Amelia Island Museum of History invites you to its next Brown Bag Lunch on Wednesday, February 3rd at noon. Special guest Dr. Edgar Johnson will discuss the fascinating history of African American Servicemen in the United States Army. The first official regiment of African American regulars was mustered into the U.S. Army in 1863, however black soldiers have fought with honor and distinction from the very beginning of American history up through the present day. Join us as we explore the history and contributions of African American soldiers in the United States Army. This program is free and open to the public. Seating is first-come, first-served. For more information contact Gray at 261-7378 ext 102, or gray@ameliamuseum.org.

 

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