GDG- American History TV - This Saturady

Tom bunco973 at
Wed Jan 25 16:14:53 CST 2012

  If interested - 
Actor Stephen Lang portrays Battle of Gettysburg veteran James Jackson Purman, a Union lieutenant who received the Congressional Medal of Honor.  Mr. Lang presents Lieutenant Purman as if he were speaking in 1913 on the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. After the performance, Mr. Lang takes questions about his career as an actor playing roles from various military eras.

The event was part of the Lincoln Forum Symposium in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and Forum Vice Chair Harold Holzer provides introductory remarks.  -  is a 2 minute preview of Lang’s portrayal of Lt. Purman – man is talented.


Tom B.

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