Lecture: The Real Continentals: Joseph Plumb Martin and His Comrades

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Date(s) - 04/12/2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm iCal

Fort Montgomery State Historic Site

Private Joseph Plumb Martin left behind an invaluable memoir of his experiences in serving for several years in the Continental Army.  This presentation by historian James Kirby Martin will explore the dangers, sufferings and accomplishments of Martin and the other “real” Continentals, those who represented the backbone of the army that paved the way in bringing into being the new American Republic between 1775 and 1783. Registration required.

845-446-2134, Fort Montgomery

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