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Military Through the Ages

 

Dates:

March 19-20, 2016

 

Last Update:

 

 

Location:

Jamestown settlement historic center

2110 Jamestown Rd

Williamsburg, VA 23185


Get directions

(757) 253-4838

 

 

Type of Event:

Time-line event. Encampment, Educational camp, public visitor.

 

Who is invited:

All Brigade Units, Infantry or Cavalry

 

Cavalry Friendly?

Site not horse friendly or pet friendly.  Cavalry should come dismounted.

 

Family Friendly?

Children, spouses welcome – period dress required of cours.

 

Description:

Living history encampment. Individual era camps. “WORKING CAMP”

Unit demonstration, period cooking completion, uniform judging. Accurate camp depiction judging.

Unit drill’s for public.

 

Food:

Each unit to provide Saturday and Sunday breakfast and lunch. Jamestown host will provide Saturday dinner reception and party

 

Accommodations:

Period tents, build your own abris, nearby motels,

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Straw, Water, Wood:

Firewood provided, potable water, straw bales, bathrooms.

 

Weapons, Powder, etc.:

Bring musket and 20 cartridges,

 

Entertainment:

Bring your period musical instrument. Singing encouraged.

 

Special Preparations:

Be prepared for rain possible, and cool temperatures.

 

Closest Airport:

Norfolk Va. International Airport

Address:Station is accessible ‪www.norfolkairport.com

or

‪airport-dca.com 

or

‪www.mwaa.com/dulles 

Fees or Stipends:

No attendance fee. Meal plan cost to be determined.

 

Contact Info:

For more Information regarding this event, please contact:

Jeff Roncone Or Jim Tate

 

fifthhussar@verizon.net

or

jptate3us@aol.com