SEPTEMBER 11, 2001: A GLOBAL MOMENT PROGRAMMING:
All events are free and open to the public. View September 11, 2001: A Global Moment in the Joe W. and D.D. Brown Foundation Special Exhibit Gallery from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm daily from March 15, 2012 through May 20, 2012. For more information call 504-528-1944 x 229.
Scheduled events at The National WWII Museum:
Meet the Author — Col. Glenn D. Frazier, author of Hell's Guest
Monday, March 19, 2012
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Louisiana Memorial Pavilion
5:00 pm Reception, 6:00 pm Presentation, 7:00 pm Book signing
Col. Glenn D. Frazier, World War II Veteran and author of Hell’s Guest will share his experiences as a solider during the Japanese attack on the Philippine Islands, hours after the Pearl Harbor attack. After he was captured he marched north in the infamous Bataan Death March and spent the next three years struggling for his life in Japanese POW camps. After the presentation, Col. Frazier will sign copies of his book in the Museum Store.
Film Screening — Bataan (1943)
Thursday, March 29, 2012
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stage Door Canteen
Bataan (1943) is a wartime film about a small unit of Americans charged with holding off the Japanese onslaught on Bataan in early 1942. Runtime: 114 minutes. View our special exhibitions or grab a bite in the American Sector before the film. Reservations are not required.