April 13, 2023 at 6:30 pm

Mark Vogl


“I will pay that sum” Robert E. Lee, a bi-centennial presentation of the man and the Christian.  This presentation is based on the written words of R.E. Lee himself, his youngest son, Captain Robert E. Lee, C.S.A., and his nephew, General Fitzhugh Lee, C.S.A. It is intended to introduce the real Marse Robert, the man.

Mark has given more than 200 presentations across the Confederacy!  A Distinguished Military Graduate of THE CITADEL, former Army Infantry officer, college professor, political aide, and author, his perspectives are salted by experience. 

Author of seven books published.  The first book, Military Lessons of the Civil War, received the Jefferson Davis Historical Gold Medal from the United Daughters of the Confederacy.  Other books include:  The Confederate Night Before Christmas, The Rebel Reader, and Dixie’s Best Kept Secret, an introductory history of the Confederate States Navy 

Mark is the great-great-grandson of Private David Parks Walter, 33rd North Carolina Volunteers, part of the famed Lane’s Brigade, Stonewall Jackson’s Corps, Army of Northern Virginia. A member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans Mark was awarded the Texas Division Confederate of the Year Award in 2009. He served as the 2d Lt. Commander and 1st Lt. Commander of the Texas Division.

Mark has developed twenty formal presentations and has delivered programs in every state of the old Confederacy.