World War 2 History Club

About Us 

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The WW2 History Club is an activities club of The Villages (Florida retirement community) focused on WW2.  The club was founded by Don Goldstein and Jim Renner in late 2009 and had its first meeting in January, 2010.  The club meets monthly (4th Wed of the month, 3PM, Colony Cottage) for a combination lecture/discussion session that includes WW2 vets and other "eye witnesses".  There is also a monthly movie night, a monthly WWII Book Club and, the WW2 Vets Group that also meets monthly   Membership has grown from 30 in January 2010 to over 400 today.

Principle lecturers are Professor Donald Goldstein, nationally known military historian and author  (At Dawn We Slept, Miracle at Midway, ), Mark Erdrich, a long-time student of WWII and Jim Renner, another long-time student of WWII

Membership includes many WW2 veterans who will be sharing their first hand experiences.

No advance signup or registration required for any session … just show up and enjoy  WW2 Vets Group is limited to WW2 vets only.

The WW2 History Club web site contains information on the club and its activities.


Membership Information


Questions? Problems?  Contact the webmaster or one of the club's steering committee members.

Date Last Updated:  02-Jun-2017

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