MONDAY NOVEMBER 12: PALM COAST, FLORIDAFlagler College and the Coquina Crossing Homeowners' Association program in honor of St. Johns County veterans, 5 p.m., Flagler College auditorium, 14 Granada St., St. Augustine. Includes tributes, the PBS-filmed and Flagler College students edited documentary Serve & Protect, a USO Canteen, comedy and swing music from the All Star Band. Speaker is Giles McCoy of Palm Coast, a survivor of the USS Indianapolis. Free. (904) 829-0381. MONDAY NOVEMBER 12: ROCHESTER, MN
Scott Hosier World War II Roundtable.
The guest speaker is Erwin Hensch, a survivor of the sinking of the USS Indianapolis. The program is at 7 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church in RochesterSATURDAY NOVEMBER 10: TACOMA, WAOne of the last survivors of the sinking of the USS Indianapolis will help tell the ships tragic story beginning at 2:30 p.m. at the Auburn Performing Arts Center, 700 East Main St. Admission is free.
Are their any survivors left today from the U.S.S. Indianapolis? I just finished reading the book by Doug Stanton and it would be an honor to meet any if they are ever in the D.C. or Northern Virginia Area.