by John Siegfried
Historian & Writer

 
 
   
 

by John Siegfried
Historian & Writer

 
   
   
 

Upcoming Speaking Engagements & Book Signings

I thank you for your care and devotion to tell a soldier’s story.
—Company Medic Steven Knuboff, USA


 

September 2011
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BOOK SIGNING

Virginia War Memorial

9:00AM

Richmond, VA

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT

VFW North Penn

7:00PM

Glenside, PA

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT

VVA/AVVA Chapter 1008 Agent Orange Committee

7:00PM

Lancaster, PA

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BOOK SIGNING

American Legion Post 148

8:30PM - 10:30PM

115 West Richardson Ave, Langhorne, PA 19047

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 2011
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BOOK SIGNING

VFW Post 676

12:00PM - 5:00 PM

2519 Jenkintown Road, Glenside, PA 19038

BOOK SIGNING

Glenside Pub

7:00PM - 9:00PM

122 South Easton Road, Glenside, PA 19038

 

 

 

 

 

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BOOK SIGNING

McDevitt Golf Outing

6:00PM - 9:00PM

Old York Road CC, Tennis Ave, Horsham, PA 19002

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BOOK SIGNING

Medal of Honor Recipeints Philadelphia PA

Time TBD

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MCLEF Ball

Marine Corps Law Enforcement Foundation

1800-0100

Crystal Tea Room

Philadelphia, PA

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17 SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT

Bishop McDevitt High School

All Day

Wyncote, PA

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BOOK SIGNING

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT

715PM

Northampton Township Bldg.&

Amer. Legion Post 440

Newtown, Pa

 



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Volunteer Work

Coatesville VA Medical Center

12PM-5PM

Taking the disabled vets to Linvalla Orchard

 

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26 Volunteer work

 

Coatesville VA Medical Center 

2PM-7PM

 

 

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31 Meeting

Monocole Restaurant

Commander John Wells USN (Ret.)

Washington, DC

1600-1800

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 2011
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

 

 

 

 

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT &

BOOK SIGNING

Atlanta Vietnam Veterans Business

Association

1300-1400

Atlanta, GA

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT &

BOOK SIGNING

 

 

Atlanta, GA

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT &

BOOK SIGNING

VFW Post

 

 

 

Macon, GA

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT &

BOOK SIGNING

VFW Post

 

 

Valdosta, GA

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT &

BOOK SIGNING

Corporal Larry Smedley National Vietnam War Museum

4PM-5PM

3400 North Tanner Road

Orlando, FL 32826

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT &

BOOK SIGNING

Corporal Larry Smedley National Vietnam War Museum

10AM-4PM

3400 North Tanner Road

Orlando, FL 32826

 

 

BOOK SIGNING

Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial Society

8:00PM - 10:00PM

4715 Mercer Street, Philadelphia, PA 19137

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BOOK SIGNING

Richie's Pub and Restaurant

12:00PM - 10:00PM

323 West County Line Road, Hatboro, PA 19040

Ex-POW Lt. Col. Myron Donald will be our guest speaker at this signing

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT

Council Rock

High School North

9AM

62 Swamp Road  Newtown, PA 18940-1596

BOOK SIGNING

American Legion Post 129

12:00PM - 10:00PM

2025 Church Road, Toms River, NJ 08753

Ex-POW Lt. Col. Myron Donald will

be our guest speaker at this signing

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MCLEF Ball

Washington, DC

6PM-midnight

 

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BOOK SIGNING

 

Washington, DC

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TV Interview

UDC TV Show

2PM

Washington, DC

BOOK SIGNING

O'Donnell's Sea Grill

530PM-10PM

311 Kentlands Boulevard Gaithersburg, MD 20878 | Tel: 301.519.1650

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT

UDCHistory Class

10AM

Washington, DC

The University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Ave., NW
Building 41, Room 400-03
Washington, DC 20008

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TV Interview

UMGA-TV

Comcast Channel22

Upper Merion

2PM

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Kevin Bacon Concert

Meet and greet

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Washington DC

 

MUltiple events

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BOOK SIGNING

Buck Hotel

2:00PM - 10:00PM

1200 Buck Road, Feasterville, PA 19053

 

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BOOK SIGNING

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BOOK SIGNING #1

National POW Museum

9:00AM - 5:00PM

760 POW Road, Andersonville, GA 31711

BOOK SIGNING #2

American Legion Post 201

8:00PM - 11:00PM

201 Wills Road, Alpharetta, GA 30009

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BOOK SIGNING

Blue Ribbon Grill

3PM-7PM

4006 Lavista Road
Tucker, GA 30084

 

(770) 491-1570

 

 

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT

Newnan High School

830AM-10AM

190 Lagrange St.

Newnan, GA 30263

BOOK SIGNING

Peerless Books

6:00PM - 9:00PM

8465 Holcomb Bridge Rd, Riverfront Station, Alpharetta, GA 30022

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT & BOOK SIGNING

Virgina War Memorial. Paul and Phyllis Galanti Education Center

1200-1500

621 S. Belvidere St.

Richmond, VA 23220

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 2011
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BOOK SIGNING

United States Military Academy

6:00PM - 9:00PM

Thayer Hotel

674 Thayer Road, West Point, New York 10996

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BOOK SIGNING

United States Military Academy

9:00AM - 9:00PM

Thayer Hotel

674 Thayer Road, West Point, New York 10996

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BOOK SIGNING

Barb's Harley Davidson

10AM-4PM

926 Black Horse Pike

Mt. Ephraim, NJ08059

888.554.6415

BOOK SIGNING

Christmas Festival

of Rosedale

American Legion

Post 180

1331 Seling Ave.

Rosedale, MD. 21237

10AM-4PM

410.866.9656

 

 

 

 

 

 

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11 VA Hospital

Perry Point, MD

1200-1700

Christmas Party

Book Donations to Vets of all Wars

 

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The Cork Tavern

7:00PM-10:00PM

2206 Mt. Carmel Ave

Glenside, PA 19038

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Marine Corps League Toys for Tots

 

17 Walter Reed National Military

Medical Center

 

Bethseda, MD

Christmas Books to USMC & US Army Wounded Warriors

 

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22 Coatesville VA

Medical Center

 

Coatesville, PA

Christmas Party 1400

Book Donations to Vets of all Wars

 

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January 2012
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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT & BOOK SIGNING

Community Hall

American Legion

Post 517

1PM-3PM

Lacey Road & Rt.9

Lacey, NJ

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT & BOOK SIGNING

American Legion Post 351

2PM-5PM

Seaside Heights, NJ

732.793.0722

 

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT & BOOK SIGNING

American Legion

Post 504

Knights of Columbus Lodge

401 Bartley Rd, Jackson, NJ 08527

8PM


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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT & BOOK SIGNING

New Jersey Vietnam Memorial

1300-1600
1 memorial lane
pobox 648
holmdel, nj 07733

(732) 335-0033

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT & BOOK SIGNING

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February 2012
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Book Signing

Liberty Bar

705 N. 2nd Street

Phila. PA

6PM-Midnight

all sales go to

the family of

Vietnam Veteran Ed

Schaefer

 


 

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Book Signing

Williamsons Restaurant

Horsham, PA.

Luncheon

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Book Signing

1000-1300

Proceeds go to

Veterans Comfort House

in Phila. PA

Radisson Hotel

2400 Old Lincoln Highway

Trevose, PA

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Book Signing

8PM-1AM

Benefits the Fisher House for

Military Families in need

Roadway Inn

1151 Bulldog Drive

Allentown, PA

18104

610.395.3731

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Book Signing

Benefits Marine Corps Law Enforcement

Foundation

7PM-1AM

Irish Pub

20th and Walnut St

Phila. PA


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 2012
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12 Meeting 7PM

American Legion

Post 504

Jackson, NJ

 

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14 Meeting 7PM

Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans

Memorial Society

 

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Meeting

Philadelphia Vietnam memorial Fund

5PM

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19 Meeting 7PM

Marine Corps League

VFW Post 676

Glenside, PA

 

20 Speaking Engagement

Book Signing

American Legion Post

Newtown, PA

 

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24 Meeting

101st Airborne

Piscattaway, NJ

 

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT & BOOK SIGNING

American Legion

Post 270

McLean, VA

730PM

 

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Raising of the Republic of South Vietnam Flag

9AM

 

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16 All checks mailed to the dozen organizations that will receive proceeds from the book

 

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18 Benefit

VFW

Darby, PA

816 Main Street

730PM-1030PM

 

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20 Speaking Engagement &

Book Signing

Joint Base McGuire-Dix

Lakehurst , NJ

 

All day

 

 

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27 TV Interview

WNBC NYC

0730 Today Show

 

28 Ceremony in DC at the Vietnam Memorial

 

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June 2012
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3 US Army

War College

Carlisle, PA

All week

National Security Seminar

 

3 US Army

War College

Carlisle, PA

All week

National Security Seminar

 

3 US Army

War College

Carlisle, PA

All week

National Security Seminar

3 US Army

War College

Carlisle, PA

All week

National Security Seminar

3 US Army

War College

Carlisle, PA

All week

National Security Seminar

Burlington County Military Affairs Committee Gala

Black Tie

 

 

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14 Comcast Center at Comcast Headquarters in Philly

1PM-3PM

Panel to field questions from Comcast employees who are Veterans

Book Signing to follow

 

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