The meeting of the Moore County Historical Society will be held Sunday November 11, 2012 ,at 2:00 pm at the Masonic Lodge in Lynchburg. The speaker will be Richard Dix of Manchester, TN and he will speak about Glenn Miller. Mr. Dix is an authority on Glenn Miller and has collected records and memorabilia for over 30 years. He has travelled to Glen Millers boyhood home in Clarinda Iowa and has participated in many Glenn Miller festivals in Clarinda. It is appropriate program for Veterans Day since Glenn Miller died over the English Channel on Dec. 15, 1944 while serving in the US Army. Glenn had volunteered for service in the Army at the height of his professional career and performed at US Military Bases all over the world. He presented a special radio and record player to Camp Forrest during WWII. Richard has searched for this and has never been able to find it. Glenn Millers Army band was the Maxwell Aires . For more information about meeting, contact Betty Robertson at 931-759-7763, email firstname.lastname@example.org or George Stone at email@example.com or by phone at 931-581-2621 .
Moore County CoordinatorContact John Parkes