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"Col. Sharpe and the Creation of the Bureau of Military Information"

  • Date: 08/24/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM  
  • Location: Civil War Interpretive Center at Historic Blenheim
    3610 Old Lee Highway
    Fairfax, Virginia 22030
  • Introduction: Lecturer Jim Anderson will relate the story of how Col. Sharpe created the Bureau of Military Intelligence and formulated professional intelligence practices.

"Col. Sharpe and the Creation of the Bureau of Military Information"

Lecturer Jim Anderson will relate the story of how Col. Sharpe created the Bureau of Military Intelligence and formulated professional intelligence practices.  He will also asses the impact of the BMI on the military campaigns that led to the battles of Chancellorsville and Gettysburg.

Free.  Light refreshments served.  Call 703.591.0560 for information.

 

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