Sun, Nov 18 at 2 pm in the Salem Family Auditorium (Second Floor)
Naval historian Robert Begin discusses the loss of The USS Quincy. From the ship's launching in 1936 at the Fore River Shipyard to its service during World War II, Begin describes the loss of the ship using accounts by survivors, correspondence with relatives of those lost with the ship, and battle analysis from both the American and Japanese sources.
Free and open to all
Sponsored by Friends of Barrington Public Library