Spotlight On: Masters of the Air: Western PA Stories - Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum Trust, Inc.

Spotlight On: Masters of the Air: Western PA Stories

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When:
May 9, 2024 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2024-05-09T19:00:00-04:00
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Cost:
Free
Contact:
Tim Neff
4126214253

Spotlight On:

Masters of the Air: Western PA Stories

May 9, 2024

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The United States Army Air Corps played a significant role in both the European and Pacific Theaters of World War II. Thousands of men served as bomber crewmen, fighter pilots and ground crews as they all contributed to the goal of superiority of the skies. Join us to learn about the significant impacts made by airmen from Western Pennsylvania. Discover their heroic stories through artifacts from our collection and through their own words.

 

Michael Kraus Bio:

A well-known Civil War historian, Kraus currently works as Curator/Historian for Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum. His accomplishments include several historical consultant credits for major films, writing and narrating the documentary series Civil War Minutes and Civil War Life as well as authoring articles and books regarding the conflict. Michael also is an accomplished sculptor with an impressive resume of historically themed works in bronze.

Lisa Terrano Bio:

Lisa Terrano is the Collections Manager at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum.  She joined the Museum in 2015 and has always had a passionate interest in military history. She is responsible for the safe storage of artifacts in the permanent collection, cataloging artifacts and has worked on display installations, museum tours, grant writing and fundraising events. She holds Masters in Military History from American Public University and a BA in History and Minor in Historical Preservation from the University of Pittsburgh.