Phil Smith is a retired as a Colonel from the Marine Corps and is a student of history. He joined us to talk about how we should treat the history of the Civil War, the post-civil war period and slavery.
DAY 1 AT GETTYSBURG, Phil Smith, Col USMC (ret), joins us to talk about the meeting engagement that occurred on July 1, 1863 to the west and north of Gettysburg.
An epic battle in American history with incredible decisions to study for fans of military history and decision making.
Phil and I look at the meeting engagement that happened as General Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia moved into Pennsylvania with the General George Meade’s Army of the Potomac in pursuit.
Phil Smith, Col USMC (ret) joins the program as we take a look at the general situation that surrounded the commencement of the Gettysburg Campaign in the late spring of 1863.