Step back in time this Independence Day weekend
Join President Franklin D. Roosevelt, portrayed by historical re-enactor Robert Prater, as he presents a patriotic speech using portions of the 1941 State of the Union Address.
Saturday, July 3, 2010
11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m
Where: National Infantry Museum’s World War II Street
located directly behind the museum
Robert Prater is a historical re-enactor who embodies the characteristics and voice of the late president, Franklin D. Roosevelt. Robert appears wearing bilateral long leg braces, like FDR wore and enters speaking venues walking with cane and the assistance of a strong “left arm man”.
National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center
1775 Legacy Way
Columbus, Georgia 31903