Welcome to the Society for Military History
Established in 1933 as the American Military History Foundation, renamed in 1939 the American Military Institute, and renamed again in 1990 the Society for Military History, the Society is devoted to stimulating and advancing the study of military history. Its membership (today more than 2700) has included many of the world's most prominent scholars, soldiers, and citizens interested in military history.
Society for Military History
Nominations for Candidates for Vice President and Trustees
The Society welcomes nominations of qualified candidates for the positions of Vice President and Trustees. The Vice President serves for two years and then serves two years as President. Trustees are elected for four-year terms. Terms of office begin at the close of the April 2017 annual meeting. Candidates must be members of the Society in good standing and must agree to serve if elected.
Send nominations (including name, contact information and nomination statement with biographical data) via email by November 1, 2016 to the chair of the Nominations Committee and Past President Brian Linn firstname.lastname@example.org.
Members of the Nominations Committee are: Brian Linn (Chair), Gregory Daddis, and Jennifer Speelman.
George C. Marshall Lecture in Military History
Sponsored by the George C. Marshall Foundation
and the Society for Military History
will be delivered by
Professor of History Emeritus at the United States Naval Academy Author of many books including: Neptune: The Allied Invasion of Europe and the D-Day Landings, The Battle of Midway, Decision at Sea: Five Naval Battles that Shaped American History
and The Civil War at Sea
“For Want of a Nail: The Impact of Shipping on Grand Strategy in World War II”
At the American Historical Association Annual Meeting
Saturday, January 7, 2017, 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
Hyatt Regency Denver, Centennial Ballroom F
Reception, 7:00-8:00 PM
Hyatt Regency Denver, Centennial Ballroom G