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Award-Winning Journalist Jennifer Rude Klett


On Sale Now . . .

Alamo Doughboy:  

Marching Into The Heart Of Kaiser's Germany 

During World War I

by Jennifer Rude Klett

Softcover $18.95, Branden Books, 2014

Signed copies are available through email at [email protected]

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Milwaukee Press Club Gridiron Awards Dinner

12 May 2017

Best Short Feature Story


First-Place Gold Winner

Heritage Wheat: Farmer Cultivates Old-Fashioned Taste

by Jennifer Rude Klett

Special to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Upcoming Events:

-Author Appearance: Presentation, "The U.S. Doughboy Experience and Writing Alamo Doughboy"

12:00 Noon Saturday, April 7 & Sunday, April 8, 2018 in the 1883 Midway Village Community Church

The Great War: World War I at Midway Village Museum

6799 Guilford Road

Rockford, Illinois


Signed copies of Alamo Doughboy: Marching Into The The Heart Of Kaiser's Germany During World War I will be available at the largest World War I re-enactment in North America held 10:00 to 5:00 Saturday and 10:00 to 4:00 Sunday. Presentation is free but there is an admission fee to enter the reenactment event. Please visit me in the 1905 red vendor barn when I am not presenting in the church for your signed copy of Alamo Doughboy. Everyone is welcome.

-Author Appearance: Presentation, "The Minnesota Doughboy Experience and Writing Alamo Doughboy"

Fall  2018

Kandiyohi County Historical Society

610 NE Highway 71

Willmar, Minnesota


Signed copies of Alamo Doughboy: Marching Into The Heart Of Kaiser's Germany During World War I will be available. Presentation is free; everyone is welcome.