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LONGHUNTER 2 ,Longhunter clothing is really different

LONGHUNTER 2 Longhunter clothing is really different than Civil War clothing. We can wear the same Civil War shoes/brogans as long as our trousers cover the tops of the brogans. We aren’t supposed to show any lace up shoes. The … Continue reading

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LONGHUNTER 1, Well I finally decided to

Well, I finally decided to try my hand at 1812 reenactment warfare. My Ole Pard told me many years ago that the morning muster was very time consuming with drumming, fifing, formal reports by the officers and Sergeants, prayers and … Continue reading

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THROUGH ARKANSAS EYES: The beginning of a Civil War re-enactor

THROUGH ARKANSAS EYES Why does one get an obsession? Is it a nudge in the right direction to enlist us in our rightful part of the divine scheme of things? I think it has been in my life. I watched … Continue reading

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150TH SHILOH….. SATURDAY EARLY PM

150TH SHILOH….. SATURDAY EARLY PM It was only about a ¾ mile walk to the Sutler area and the roads were beginning to dry up except for the shaded areas. So it didn’t take long to get there. The Sutler … Continue reading

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Antietam: Being apart of The Bloody Lane re-enactment

The Bloody Lane On September 12-14, 1997, the 135th Antietam reenactment was held at the Artz Farm about 8 miles north of the actual battlefield and just about 1 mile south of Interstate 70. Battle reenactments can’t be held on … Continue reading

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