When: March 9, 2011
Where: Ohio Health Medical Campus, 300 Polaris Parkway, Westerville Ohio 43082
Speaker: Stuart R. Dempsey; Licensed Battlefield Guide, Gettysburg
Topic: Orland Smith’s Brigade and the Defense of Cemetary Hill
Stuart R. Dempsey has been a Licensed Battlefield Guide at Gettysburg National Military Park since 2004. He is a graduate of Mount Saint Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Maryland, where he majored in History and Modern Conflict. Stuart has written articles for various historical magazines and is completing a manuscript on selected Federal regiments at Gettysburg. Much of his research on that battle focuses on the 11th Army Corps, and his video series on that organization may be found on Gettysburg Daily.com. He also teaches adult education classes for HACC and conducts tours of battlefields from the American Revolution to World War 2 in Europe, through his company, Battleground Historical Tours. Stuart lives near Gettysburg with his wife and their pets.