A Combat Engineer’s Experience During World War II @ Eastern Shore Community College
Mar 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Science and Philosophy Seminar of the Eastern Shore of Virginia has scheduled its next seminar, “A Combat Engineer’s Experience During World War II.” The free 90-minute seminar will be at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, March 2 in the Lecture Hall of the Eastern Shore Community College, 29300 Lankford Hwy, Melfa, VA 23410.

Drawing from letters to home and official histories, Tripp Ransone will describe his father’s experiences as a Platoon Leader in the 998th Treadway Bridge Company; Lieutenant Dupuy Ransone fought from Normandy into the heartland of Germany.

Tripp Ransone is retired from NASA Wallops.

These seminars are occasionally rescheduled or postponed on short notice. Prospective attendees are urged to check the Seminar’s website ( shortly before a scheduled date.

Science and Philosophy Seminar is an informally organized group that meets more or less regularly to explore and discuss a wide array of topics, ranging from philosophical speculation to scientific research.  All Seminars are open to the public. Admission is free.