History Bites: Chester Heywood and a Brave Black Regiment

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History / Heritage - Lecture/Discussion

Date & Time: Wednesday, February 5, 2020
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Suggested Audiences: Middle School, High School, College, Adult, Elders
Location:
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Worcester Historical Museum
30 Elm Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Cost: FREE
Description: Worcester native Chester "Chet" Heywood commanded an African-American infantry unit on the western front during the World War I. Robert Stacy presents photographs of Heywood and his soldiers, and talks about Chester's experiences at the front.
More Information: E-mail: info@worcesterhistory.net
Entered by: Worcester Historical Museum

Created: January 28, 2020 at 2:32 PM

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