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Sinking The Supership

Event Type: Program
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 1/30/2020
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM
Description:
 Ed Sieber, WWII Veteran and Sanibel resident, relates his role in sinking the Japanese battleship Yamato in April of 1945. Yamato, along with her sister ship Musashi, were the largest battleships ever built in history. Weighing 72,800 tons and outfitted with nine 18.1-inch guns, the battleship Yamato was Japanís only hope of destroying the Allied fleet off the coast of Okinawa. Sieber will speak at the Library at 10 a.m. on January 30.
This program is open to the public and there is no registration required. Get here early!
   Sanibel Public Library
Location: Meeting Room 4
Presenter: Ed Sieber