Fort Meigs

Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield

Fort Meigs Military History Roundtable

7:30 p.m. at the Fort Meigs Visitor Center

Guest speakers discuss various aspects of military history the 3rd Thursday of every month except June, July, August, and December. Lectures are free and open to the public. Doors open at 7:00 p.m.

2017 Bentley Lecture Series

Jan. 19

Eisenhower and Ambrose: Reconsidering the History of Nuclear Weapons in Asia
Dr. Benjamin Greene
Bowling Green State University

Feb. 16

A Grateful Nation Thanks You: The U.S. Coast Guard Temporary Reserve on the Great Lakes in WWII
Chris Gillcrest
Executive Director, National Museum of the Great Lakes

Mar. 16

Dudley's Massacre: The Massacre at Fort Meigs on May 5, 1813
Jim Emch
Author & Historian

Apr. 20

The Battle of Bushy Run - Pontiac's Rebellion in 1763 Pennsylvania
LtCol. Nick Sass
USMC (retired)

May 18

Skirmish at McCrea's Tavern, 1813
Dan Wilkens


Summer Break


Summer Break


Summer Break

Sep. 21

Drugs and Alcohol During the Civil War
Dr. Scott Martin
Bowling Green State University

Oct. 19

Chasing Realism: U.S. Army's Post-Vietnam Training Revolution
Geoffrey Earnhart
Director, Fort Meigs

Nov. 16

Stolen Goods in World War II
Albert Ageha


Holiday Break