Reenactments

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Childhood Memories

When i was a youngster living in Brady, texas, i took a great interest in the civil war. my friends joined me in re-fighting the various civil war battles. if we charged little round top, we simply climbed a tree to reach the roof of the garage. made sense to us. it was fun using our imaginations to play at war. all the heroism, none of the pain. i hope everyone lets their kids use their imaginations, not just play…

Shiloh Reenactment

The Drum beat goes On! I had the chance to be a reenactor at the 155th anniversary of the battle of Shiloh. Over 2500 reenactors attended. Perhaps 3000 or more visitors came to watch the action. Very moving event. I learned a lot and met some to the best people in the world. Bravo to all who made the event possible. I learned a good deal about the different types of Cavalry saddles as well as the multiple types of…