Skip to main content

L968 Fall 2018 PT Boats in the US Navy: Their Place in American Culture and Famous Personalities

Course number : L968 Fall 2018   
« back to classes page
L968 Fall 2018 PT Boats in the U.S. Navy: Their Place in American Culture, Famous Personalities and Developmental History
Thursday, 11:50–1:15, Sept. 27
Instructor: Blane Ampthor
The US Navy’s World War II Patrol Torpedo (PT) boat has its origins in several countries but is considered uniquely American. This weapon, considered experimental by the Navy, became critical to US operations during World War II. It is now associated with Hollywood stars and leaders of our country and is featured in television and movies.
Blane Ampthor is a federal government employee who has had a lifelong interest in World War II history, particularly the role of the US Navy.
 
 

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

Location
Loudoun

Instructor
Blane Ampthor 

Class Fee: 

$0.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/27/2018 - 9/27/2018 Weekly - Thu 11:50 AM - 1:15 PM Sterling, Loudoun   Map Blane Ampthor 

  OLLI on Facebook          OLLI on You Tube