J E N N I F E R   R U D E   K L E T T

freelance writer of history, food & Midwestern life

Appearances 2014

Kiwanis Golden K Club

Elm Grove, Wisconsin

December 5, 2014

Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books

University of Wisconsin-Waukesha

November 8, 2014


Wisconsin Veterans Museum, 

A Wisconsin Book Festival Event

Madison, Wisconsin

October 18, 2014

Barnes & Noble Booksellers

Fenton, Missouri

August 2, 2014

Orchid Terrace

St. Louis, Missouri

August 1, 2014


90th Division Association Reunion

St. Louis, Missouri

August 1-2, 2014

Barnes & Noble Galleria

Edina, Minnesota

June 14, 2014


Book World

Willmar, Minnesota

June 12, 2014

Kandiyohi County Historical Society

Willmar, Minnesota

June 12, 2014


Books & Company

Oconomowoc, Wisconsin

June 5, 2014

Mighty 8th Air Force Historical Society

128th Refueling Wing, 

General Mitchell International Airport,


June 3, 2014

The Great War:  

World War I at Midway Village

Rockford, Illinois

April 12, 2014

Delafield Public Library 

Delafield, Wisconsin

March 2014

Wildwood Lake Book Club

 Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, January 2014


Raymond, Minnesota 

August 2013 

(left) Visiting the Raymond United Methodist Church in Raymond, Minnesota and meeting Calvin Dykema, soloist at Judge's funeral. Calvin sang How Great Thou Art and Under His Wings in 1977. 

It was the first time I had met Calvin - a chance encounter or divinely arranged?

(right) Visiting the gravesite of Pvt. George "Judge" Knott 

Raymond, Minnesota August 2013 with Kyle Klett, Jon Klett, and Dorothy Knott Rude.