Advisory Council

Splinters of a Nation ยป Advisory Council

ALLAN KENT POWELL - AUTHOR/HISTORIAN

Mr. Powell recently retired as the Editor of the Utah Historical Quarterly. He is Utah's foremost expert on the subject of German POWs and is the author of several books including "Splinters of a Nation" (University of Utah Press, 1989) from which this film gets its name.

ARNOLD KRAMMER - PROFESSOR, TEXAS A&M

Mr. Krammer is America's top scholar on the subject of German POWs and author of the highly regarded book "Nazi Prisoners of War in America." He is an expert on the history of Nazi Germany.

RUEDIGER OVERMANS - HISTORIAN, FRIEBURG, GERMANY

Mr. Overmans is Germany's top scholar on the subject of German POWs during WWII. His extensive research has been featured in an impressive list of journals and other publications.

THOMAS G. ALEXANDER - PROFESSOR, BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY (Emeritus)

Mr. Alexander is the Emeritus, Lemuel Hardison Redd, Jr. Professor of Western American History. Professor Alexander has written several articles published in the Utah Historical Quarterly about German and Italian prisoners of war in Utah.

EPHRIAM D. DICKSON, III - CONSULTANT, NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE U.S. ARMY

Previous to his position with the National Museum of the U.S. Army, Mr. Dickson was curator of the Fort Douglas Military Museum and has played an important role in researching and preserving the film's story.

RICHARD W. SADLER - PROFESSOR, WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY

Mr. Sadler is the former Dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. He has written several books about the history of Ogden and Weber County.