Shiloh and Corinth to Host Screening of New Veterans Day Documentary
Contact: Shiloh Visitor Center, 731-689-5696
On Thursday, September 27, Shiloh National Military Park will host a screening of the new documentary about America's veterans entitled "V-Day 11.11.11". This film was produced by award winning director John C. P. Goheen and features many up and coming directors as they highlight the unique stories of the men and women who protect and defend our country.
The screening will take place at the Shiloh Battlefield visitor center beginning with a reception at 6:30 pm, followed by the screening at 7:00 pm. The not-for-profit film is 100 minutes long and will include an intermission.
Seating is still available, but anyone wishing to attend should contact the Shiloh visitor center at 731-689-5696 to reserve their seats. For more information on "V-Day 11.11.11" and to view a trailer of the film, visit the Shiloh website at www.nps.gov/shil.
Did You Know?
The Battle of Shiloh produced (officially) 23,746 casualties out of 109,784 men engaged. The first large scale battle of the war, Shiloh's horrific casualty list took the North and South by surprise.