Apr 22, 2015

26th Annual Neshaminy State Park Civil War Reenactment

  26th Annual Neshaminy State Park Civil War Reenactment

Actions Around Petersburg Winter-Spring of 1865. The event will feature an ambitious historical military program that include there creation of Union and Confederate military camps along with civilian camps, two public battles and a reenactor only tactical event.This year there will be a traveling Civil War Museum presented.
Sunday there will be a memorial program for a USCT buried at the local AME Church.
Fri Apr 24 – Sun Apr 26, 2015
Neshaminy State Park, 3401 State Road, Bensalem, PA 19020, United States (map)
Sable Soldiers - 1st Rhode Island and 6th USCT Regiments

Participating Historically Black Reenactment Units:

3rd Regiment USCT
6th Regiment USCT

Apr 15, 2015

Allaire Rev War Encampment

Allaire Rev War Encampment

A Revolutionary War weekend comes to Allaire - Starting on Friday April 17th at 7 pm we will be hosting a Guided Candlelight Village Tour while the British and Continental forces arrive (pre-registration for the tour required)! And while the British and Continentals camp, demonstrate, and have a "skirmish" in the village during the weekend days, a special Revolutionary War themed Benefit Dinner Saturday evening 6 pm (pre-registration required) will be catered onsite! Hosted by Allaire Village Inc. - the non-profit organization licensed to operate the Historic Village at Allaire. Call 732-919-3500 for pre-registration and other details. ALL proceeds support the interpretive and educational programs at the Village.
HBU - 1st Rhode Island Regiment
Fri Apr 17 – Sun Apr 19, 2015
Allaire State Park, 4265 Atlantic Avenue, Wall Township, NJ 07727, United States (map)
Telling the Story of True Freedom Fighters

Apr 13, 2015

6th USCT/1st Rhode Island Regimental Meeting

6th USCT/1st Rhode Island Regimental Meeting

Monthly meeting of the 6th USCT/1st Rhode Island Regiment
Monthly from 7:30pm to 9pm on the second Tuesday Eastern Time
685 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave, Trenton NJ (map)
Sable Soldiers - 1st Rhode Island and 6th USCT Regiments

3rd USCT Regimental Meeting

3rd USCT Regimental Meeting

Please Come out!

Planning for Juneteenth training?
January 16 Friday MLK Program La Salle University (Colorguard)?
ASALH Black History dedication (Meet and Greet) at Berean Church Phila.
Battle of Forks Road. Wilmington North Carolina Second weekend in February 14-15
Lincoln's Birthday (Parade and Ceremony) Union League Philadelphia February 12
Octavus Catto Memorial Star Garden Playground (Ceremony and Rifle salute) Last Saturday in February 28
Camp William Penn program Meet and greet La Mott Recreation Center Last Sunday in February 22
March on Richmond Virginia First Saturday in April 4
Black Cultural Exposition Easter weekend First weekend in April 4&5 (Exhibits and Sales)
Appomatox Court House Virginia Second Weekend in April.11-12
Neshamity State Park (Encampment and Battle Reenactment) Late weekend in April 25-26
Grand Review (Parade and Programs) Washington D.C. Second weekend in May 15,16,17,
Midlands Cemetery Steelton PA (Ceremony and Rifle salute) Last Saturday in May 23
Memorial Day (Parade,Ceremony and Rifle salute) in Lansdowne PA Monday 25 May Memorial Day
Allaire Training Camp Civil War New Jersey Last weekend in May 30-31.
New York City public Park encampment June 6,
Juneteenth AAMP (Encampment,Exhibit and Programs) Saturday June 20. Phila.
Juneteenth at Johnson House in Germantown June 20 Philadelphia
Flag Day and Army Birthday June 14, Independence Hall
4th of July Parade Philly
For more information:
Sgt Major Joe Lee
1637 W. Girard Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19130
(267) 575-4734
Monthly from 7:30pm to 8:30pm on the second Monday Eastern Time
St. Pauls Baptist Church, 10th and Wallace Streets Philadelphia, PA (map)


*Leon B. Brooks*

Apr 3, 2015

Battle of Boundbrook Reenactment

Battle of Bound Brook

Event Type : Rev War Reenactment
Unit: First Rhode Island
  • Soldiers' Encampment at the Abraham Staats House, South Bound Brook ~ Military and Camp Followers, portraying life in the camps
  • Battles, Tacticals, Drills ~ Re­enactment on actual Battle of Bound Brook ground of
    Cornwallis and Ewald's assault,
  • Sat/Sun Programs, Speakers, House Tours: Guest speakers and presenters at the Abraham House
Sat Apr 11 – Sun Apr 12, 2015
17 von Steuben Lane South Bound Brook, NJ 08880 (map)
Sable Soldiers - 1st Rhode Island and 6th USCT Regiments

First Rhode Island Regiment