When: Tue., May 17, 5-8 p.m. 2022
The museum will host seven interactive demonstrations: The museum galleries will be open from 5:00 -7:00 pm for guests attending the demonstrations to also view the museum. 7PM Vice Admiral Samuel L. Gravely Lecture. Admiral Gravely served in World War II and the Korean War and went on to become the first African American Commander, Captain, and Flag Officer. The discussion will be led by Dr. Regina 5-7PM Interactive Demonstrations T. Akers, Sr. Historian at the Naval History and Heritage Command. The content and opinions expressed in these presentations are not necessarily those of the VMHC.