May 18, 2019 | 1:00 PM | Saturday

Sat May 18, 1:00 PM - Sat May 18, 2:30 PM

National WWI Museum and Memorial

2 Memorial Dr, Kansas City, MO 64108

Community: Kansas City

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Tasked to move troops, equipment and ammunition, American railroads were integral to mass mobilizations during WWI.

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Tasked to move troops, equipment and ammunition, American railroads were integral to mass mobilizations during WWI. Join historian and railroad expert Dr. Rudy Daniels, author of The Great Railroad War: United States Railway Operations in WWI, for a conversation on the pivotal events that shaped the fate of the railways system and how it influenced the outcomes of the war. Presented in partnership with Union Station Kansas City Inc.

Book sales available before and after lecture with author signing. FREE with RSVP | J.C. Nichols Auditorium

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