"John E. Wilkins, Ready and Able: A Hoosier's Civil War" by Mark Meyer

  • 01 May 2015
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Vigo County Public Library, Rooms A, B & C, One Library Square, Terre Haute, Indiana

VCPL First Friday Event: 

John E. Wilkins, Ready and Able:

 A Hoosier's Civil War


Mark Meyer

 Friday, May 1, 2015

Vigo County Public Library

    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

   VCPL Rooms A, B & C

 Registration Not Required.

Speaker Mark Meyer will take you back in time on a journey with Civil War volunteer and Terre Haute Native John E. Wilkins, who answered Lincoln's call in April 1861 and served in the Indiana 11th and 16th Regiments until the end of the War in 1865. 

John Wilkins expert Mark Meyer will be here from Fort Wayne to give an hour-long presentation on this brave and noble Terre Haute Civil War volunteer. 

Refreshments will be provided. 

Call 812-232-1113 extension 2216 for more information.

Please see attached flyer - FF Civil War.jpg


"Preserving The Past, Serving The Present, Promoting The Future"

Wabash Valley Genealogy Society 

Based in Vigo County, Terre Haute, Indiana. Serving Clark, Crawford and Edgar Counties in Illinois.

Clay, Greene, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo in Indiana


P.O. Box 7012

Terre Haute, Indiana 47802-7012


Society Email Address: wvgs@inwvgs.org

President: James Kane      Email: jjpkane@frontier.com

For other WVGS officers and their contact information click on "Contact" above left.

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