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Gerald Flinchum

Biography

Gerald Flinchum

Retired from 30 years in telecommunications and information networks. Seven years in the Army including a tour in Vietnam in 1971-1972. Amateur writer, field researcher, and lecturer completing nine writing projects in a magazine format including 2 family histories, 2 unit histories, 3 local Civil War histories, and 2 Civil War biographies.

Currently, a History Instructor at Kennesaw State University, College of Professional Education, OLLI Department, teaching on a rotation basis:

"The Guerrilla War in Georgia" 1864-1865
"Iron Maidens" Iron Warships of the Confederacy
"The Early Years" The Vietnam War 1940-1961
"One Hit Wonders" 1960-1969
"Civil War in the Far West"-Scheduled Only