Washington Memorial Chapel Valley Forge is site of Mowday’s talk on Battle of Brandywine

DOWNINGTOWN _ Chester County author Bruce Mowday’s first talk of 2016 will take place at Washington Memorial Chapel, Valley Forge, on the Battle of Brandywine.

The talk is part of the Friends of Valley Forge National Historical Park and Washington Memorial Heritage’s speaker series. The talk, open to the public at no charge, will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the chapel on Route 23, Valley Forge.

Mowday will give a talk on his book September 11, 1777: Washington’s Defeat at Brandywine Dooms Philadelphia. The book took more than five years to research, including a trip to London to review records in the British Public Records Office and the British Army Museum. He also wrote on Brandywine and Germantown for Reporting The Revolutionary War: Before It Was History It Was News.

Mowday is an author of more than 16 books on history, sports, business and true crime. He recently was featured on the Discovery ID channel and Mowday has appeared on C-SPAN, the Pennsylvania Cable Network and Philadelphia and local television shows. For more information on his books and his schedule of events, see www.mowday.com.  To schedule a talk, contact Mowday at mowday@mowday.com.

Mowday was five other appearances in January, including a talk on Jim Herr and Life With Flavor at the Chadds Ford Women’s Business Association and Picket’s Charge: The Untold Story at Jenner’s Pond, West Grove. In February, Mowday has three appearances, including a talk on his Jailing The Johnston Gang book in Eagle.

His signing schedule:

January 5 Battle of Brandywine talk at Friends of Valley Forge at 7:00 p.m.
January 11 Jim Herr talk at Chadds Ford Women’s Business Association at 9:30 a.m.
January 24 Book signing at Ten Gallon Winery, Chadds Ford, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
January 26 Moderator of talk on Civil Rights in the 1960s at Hankin Library from 6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
January 27 Radio show guest host on Living History at WCHE at 1:00 p.m.
January 28 Pickett’s Charge talk at Jenner’s Pond at 10:00 a.m.
February 2 Johnston book talk at Lions Club, Eagle Tavern at 6:30 p.m.
February 4 Pickett’s Charge talk at Simpson Meadows, Downingtown, at 11:00 a.m.
February 29 Book talk at Tel Hai at 1:00 p.m.