A Report on the 2013
Napoleonic Conference
Westin Hotel

The 2013 Napoleonic conference was held in historic Alexandria, Virginia September 13-15 at the Westin Hotel.

Lobby of the Westin

Our Sunday tour took us to Gunston Hall and to Mount Vernon, George Washington’s home near Alexandria. A lot has changed in the past few years, with many new exhibits and aspects of the plantation open that were never available before.

Gunston Hall

Mount Vernon


Friday Dinner speaker – Austerliz – Douglas Cohn


The Empress Josephine – Alix Sundquist

The Waterloo Myth (How Napoleon Nearly Won) Dana Lombardy

Napoleon’s Influence in Latin America – Philippe Montanari

Napoleon in his own Words – Douglas Allan

Imperial Eagle in the Moscow Museum – Victor Eiser

Bagpipes at Waterloo – Tim Kilpatrick

Saturday Dinner Speaker: Mark Schneider as Napoleon