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Re-unification Monument at Olustee, Fla.

War still rages in Olustee, Fla.

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 8:56 am

On the eve of the 150th anniversary of Florida’s Battle of Olustee, news of a proposed new monument at the site leaked out, causing outrage with stakeholders and has left proponents miffed and with egg on their faces. In August 2013, northeast Florida residents uncovered a plan developed by the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (“SUVCW”) for a new monument, on a small 3 acre piece of

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Steve McDaniel, TN State Rep.; general U.S. Grant (portrayed by Dr. E.C. Fields Jr); Vicky Bunch, director of Henderson County, Tenn. Chamber of Commerce; Kimberly Parker, manager of the center and gift shop; Randy Hart, PCBA member; Dr. Carroll Van West, Tennessee State Historian.

Ribbon-cutting ceremony for permanent exhibit at Parkers Crossroads Battlefield Visitor Center

Posted on April 11, 2014 at 8:36 am

Parkers Crossroads Battlefield Visitor Center had the ribbon-cutting for its permanent exhibit on Sunday afternoon, February 23. The building opened on May 3, 2011, and went through its shake-down period prior to the official opening. The Visitor Center was opened for business and tourists showcasing the new 2800 square-foot building and The Battle of Parkers Crossroads exhibit Hall and gift shop. The official opening with the traditional ribbon-cutting was held

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Johnsonville Union Artillery Garrison May 3-4, 2014

Posted on April 23, 2014 at 2:20 pm

The roar of Civil War cannons will again echo in the hollows of Johnsonville State Historic Park on May 3-4, 2014, as the park hosts its annual artillery garrison weekend. Join us from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 3rd, and from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday May 4th as Union cannoniers demonstrate the role of the artillery and its destructive power as it was used during

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Company G 2nd Maryland Infantry

Posted on April 23, 2014 at 2:44 pm

RECRUITS NEEDED for Company G 2nd Maryland Infantry C.S.A. They are an authentic but family friendly group that attends Living History and Reenactment events in the Mid-Atlantic region.  Contact them at confederate@2ndmaryland.com or visit their website at www.2ndmaryland.com.

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