WWI Film Screening

Tonight's film is The Lost Batallion, starring Rick Schroeder and set in the waning months of the war.

On October 2nd, 1918, the men of the U.S. Army's 77th Division, 308th Battalion, were surrounded by German troops in the Argonne Forest. Without food, water or reserve ammunition, cut off from supply and communication lines, and subjected to constant assaults and bombardments, they managed to hold off the enemy until they were finally rescued after five days of desperate action.

                         

Date: 
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm