Left foot forward (a journey into reenactment)
Saturday, 21 October 2017
The forbidden subject, shhhhh!
On October 15 there was an American civil war reenactment at a place called Middletown, eighty miles west of Washington. It would have been ...
Friday, 29 September 2017
So another period to be ventured into, so how does American civil war (ACW) reenactment differ from Napoleonic or indeed medieval/renaissanc...
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Our man in the field, part two.
The Battle of Antietam, part two by Wilhelm Schmetterling (see previous edition for part one). Roll calls sounded once more, I wonde...
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Our man in the field. Part one.
The Battle of Antietam. As told by Wiene...
Saturday, 2 September 2017
Last year it was Frequieres, this year the campaign weekend was about twenty kilometres outside Paris and seven of the 45eme were bound for...
Sunday, 13 August 2017
When I started this blog it was to chart my progress and experience getting...
By the Seaside.
The sun was shinning down on the happy beach goers as I strolled along Eastbourne promenade towards the redoubt.. but then.. Thunderbolts a...
View web version