About Eric J. Wittenberg
Eric J. Wittenberg is a graduate of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and also of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. He was admitted to practice before the Ohio bar in 1987, as well as the United States District Courts for the Northern (1989) and Southern (1987) Districts of Ohio and the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (1990). He is a member of the Ohio State, Columbus, and Westerville Bar Associations, and the Westerville, Ohio Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Wittenberg is also a prize-winning Civil War historian. He is the author of fourteen published books, and more than two dozen articles that have appeared in national magazines on the Civil War. His first book, Gettysburg's Forgotten Cavalry Actions, was named the third winner of the Robert E. Lee Civil War Roundtable of Central New Jersey's Bachelder-Coddington Award, as the best new work addressing the Battle of Gettysburg of 1998. Please visit Mr. Wittenberg's other web sites, www.rushslancers.com, www.ericwittenberg.com and www.civilwarcavalry.com.
Mr. Wittenberg also sat on the board of directors for North and South Magazine, a publication devoted to the American Civil War. He is the Publisher at Large, and the selections editor, for Ironclad Publishing. He has also represented the former APCWS, in its attempts to save Civil War battle sites. He presently serves as a voting member of the board of trustees and as vice president of the Buffington Island Battlefield Preservation Foundation.