The Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas has some extraordinary speakers scheduled for the upcoming year.



Our Mission

The mission of the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas is to honor our nation’s veterans, to educate the public about our country’s military history and the contribution of our service men and women, and to preserve important and unique historic artifacts. The Museum reflects a love of country and gratitude to those who serve it by remembering and celebrating their service.

Guest Speaker Series

How the American Front First Saw D-Day

Guest Speaker: Greg Wilsbacher, Ph.D.

Date: Monday, June 5, 2023
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Transylvania County Library, 212 South Gaston St., Brevard

We invite you to bring your friends and join us on June 5 at 2 p.m. for a look into the homefront experience during WWII–what your parents, grandparents, or great-grandparents may have seen and felt.

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Speaker Greg Wilsbacher, Ph.D.

The Story of the P-51 Mustang Fighter From its Design to Combat Over Europe

Guest Speakers: David Fairbank White and Margaret Stanback White

Date: Saturday, June 17, 2023
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Brevard College’s McLarty-Goodson Hall, Room MG-125, Brevard.

David Fairbank White and Margaret Stanback White, authors of Wings of War, will talk about their book chronicling the story of the famed World War II P-51 Mustang, which allowed the allies to firmly wrest control of the skies over Europe from the German Luftwaffe.

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David Fairbank White &  Margaret Stanback White

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