August 15 was the occasion for a wonderful conversation about Advocating Overlord with National World War II Museum historian Dr, Keith Huxen. With this D-Day invasion-striped C-47 suspended overhead, 190 people gathered in person while others joined in courtesy of live streaming of the event. Nice reception, great discussion, and a perfect setting. My deep thanks to everyone who made this possible. As if the Crescent City did not over enough already, this spectacular museum is reason in itself for a visit to New Orleans.
Philip Padgett examines history by applying skills developed during 40 years of national security and preparedness research and analysis in the military, government, and the private sector. As Deputy Intelligence Adviser at the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, he supported from Washington teams negotiating five international treaties and agreements. Read more >>