Upcoming meeting of the Raleigh CWRT:

March 9, 2015: 


Patrick Schroeder will speak at the Raleigh Civil War Round Table’s meeting on March 9. He will of the events at Appomattox in April 1865.

From 1986 until 1993, Patrick worked as a seasonal living history interpreter at the Appomattox Court House National Historical Park. For the next several years, Patrick worked at the Patrick Henry National Memorial. Since 2002, he has been the full-time historian at Appomattox.

Patrick has written several books, including:

Thirty Myths About Lee’s Surrender, More Myths About Lee’s Surrender, We Came To Fight: A History of the 5th New York Volunteer Infantry, Duryee’s Zuaves, and The Confederate Cemetery at Appomattox. He has written, edited, or contributed to a number of other publications and articles on the Civil War as well.