Author Talk: "Bracketing the Enemy"

Forward Observers in World War II

Tuesday, March 17, 6:30 p.m.

Local author John R. Walker discusses forward observer teams during World War II. Using the 37th Division in the Pacific Theater and the 87th in Europe as case studies, Walker presents a vivid picture of the dangers involved in forward observer duty and shows how vitally important forward observers were to the success of ground operations in a variety of scenarios. Registration is appreciated but not required. Free!