Pulitzer Prize winning author and noted military historian Rick Atkinson will be speaking at 1 p.m. June 13 at Fort Benning in the headquarters building (McGinnis-Wickam Hall). He will also speak later that day at the National Infantry Museum, at 6:30 p.m., with a book signing at 6 p.m.
Atkinson is the author of "The Liberation Trilogy." Book Three of the trilogy, "The Guns at Last Light" is being released this week. The trilogy is a narrative history of the US Military's role in the liberation of Europe in World War II.