On Wednesday, January 16th at 2:15 pm, Randolph-Macon Academy will host a free presentation entitled, “Iwo Jima, the iconic battle and legacy,” presented by Shayne Jarosz. In addition to serving as the Director of Special Events for the Iwo Jima Association of America, Inc., Jarosz is a Marine Corps veteran and taught history for 28 years in Fairfax County. In his current position, he provides military historical tours to battlefield sites around the world, including Guadalcanal, Guam, Saipan, Tinian and Iwo Jima, Korea and Vietnam. Jarosz’s presentation on Iwo Jima will take place in Melton Memorial Gymnasium on the R-MA campus; it is open to the public and is expected to last until 4:00 pm.
For more information, contact Lt Col Mike Starling.