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 on: January 07, 2018, 05:23:16 PM 
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24 February 2018, Ft. Washita WWII Weekend, Durant, OK

Ft. Washita WWII Weekend
Public · Hosted by Justin Jolly

Fort Washita, Oklahoma


 on: January 07, 2018, 05:19:09 PM 
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2-4 March 2018, Clearing the Palatinate, Hockley, TX

Clearing the Palatinate
Public · Hosted by Patton's Third Army Living Historians

Camp Brushy Creek
30446 Joseph Road, Hockley, Texas 77447



 on: December 16, 2017, 10:54:45 PM 
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10 February 2018, As Time Goes By-Sweetheart Dinner Dance and Gala, Austin, TX

As Time Goes By-Sweetheart Dinner Dance and Gala
Public · Hosted by The Texas Military Forces Museum

Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 6:30 PM - 11 PM

The Texas Military Forces Museum
2200 W 35th St, Bldg 6, Austin, Texas 78703

Ticket Information

 on: December 16, 2017, 10:50:22 PM 
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5-7 January 2018, USS LEXINGTON WINTER CRUISE, Corpus Christi, TX

Public · Hosted by Lone Star WW2 Living History Crew

January 5, 2018 – January 7, 2018

USS Lexington Museum On The Bay
2914 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, Texas 78402

Come join us for Living History Weekend aboard the USS LEXINGTON. The Lone Star Living History Crew will be aboard to interpret life of US Sailors during World War II. You will find more info at www.lonestarlivinghistorycrew.com


 on: December 16, 2017, 10:40:04 PM 
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19-21 October 2018, MGWA Late War Event 2018, Erie, KS

MGWA Late War Event 2018
Event for Midwest Great War Association · Hosted by Timothy Wicks

October 19, 2018 – October 21, 2018

Top Squadron
16650 60th Rd, Erie, Kansas 66733


 on: December 16, 2017, 10:34:26 PM 
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16-18 March 2018, MGWA Late War Event 2018, Erie, KS

MGWA Late War Event 2018
Event for Midwest Great War Association · Hosted by Timothy Wicks

March 16, 2018 – March 18, 2018

Top Squadron
16650 60th Rd, Erie, Kansas 66733


 on: December 16, 2017, 10:13:23 PM 
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19-20 May 2018, WW II at Stronghold Castle, Oregon, IL

Battle for Stronghold Castle

Public Battle Reenactment

May 18-20

1922 Illinois Route 2 North, Oregon Illinois


 Registration: Friday 5pm-9pm; Saturday 7am-10am; Sunday 9am

 *Units should contact Richard Russo to reserve camp locations vizsla25@sbcglobal.net


Check Event Discussion Page On Facebook for future updates


 VENDORS: Contact Jim Bryan to obtain space steamengrs@aol.com 708-308-5905

Event Information

The annual “Battle for Stronghold Castle” Public Battle Reenactment and Encampment will be held on 360 Acres of land owned by the Presbytery of Blackhawk at the Stronghold Camp and Retreat Center.

The event is hosted by 5th Kompaine GrossDeutschland, Feld Lazarette G.D. and The Presbytery of Blackhawk.

The event will be a fundraiser for the Stronghold Organization.

The Reenactment will provide water, firewood,wooded campsites, food and military vendors and a USO style dance.  The site has a medieval castle, which the Allies forces will garrison this year. The castle building will be used to house reenactor displays a European style Bistro/café.  Feldlazarett GD will be outside the castle

The event is open to all 1940 era WWII military and Civilian Impression. Reenactors, must belong to a recognized umbrella group organization.

ALL REENACTORS must take part in the Saturday and Sunday Morning Safety and Authenticity (S &A) inspection.  WW11 HRS Safety and Authencity Guidelines will be enforced.

Military reenactors must bring all blank ammo packaged in clear plastic bags to the S & A Inspection. Anybody with live ammunition will be removed from site.

Current plans include for two (2) main battle reenactments and one small Castle Battle based on the Historic Battle of Itter Castle provided below on both Saturday and Sunday.

The battlefield will be improved with machine-dug trenches, foxholes and berms.

Transportation assistance will be provide to a limited amount of heavy armored vehicles.

All reenacting vehicles must provide proof of insurance. Driving/touring of site in period vehicles after dark si prohibited unless permission is given previously Rich Russo vizsla25@sbcglobal.net.

Friday night convoy is being organized.

 If funding allows pryrotechnics and aircraft strafing runs will be included in the main battle reenactment.

 The USO Style Dance will be held in the site 225-person banquet hall in the Brubaker Center.

Hotel accommodations are available on site for a fee. There are several motels available in the Town of Oregon located a few miles from the site.

Women Military, USO and Civilian Reenactors will be provide secure sleeping accommodation in the Castle Building, which has kitchen and flush toilet facilities on site. Contact Shannon Yaw shannon.m.larsen@gmail.com

We are looking for Men and Women Reenactors that do European peasant impression in particular.

Secure display areas are available for those that have period collections of intersest.

VENDORS: Contact Jim Bryan to obtain space steamengrs@aol.com 708-308-5905


Have questions about 2018 WW2 at Stronghold Castle Reenactment? Contact Stronghold Castle



 on: December 16, 2017, 10:04:01 PM 
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19-20 May 2018, 9th Annual Minnesota Armed Forces Day, Dundas, MN

9th Annual Minnesota Armed Forces Day
Public · Hosted by Jon Boorom

May 19, 2018 – May 20, 2018

11988 Faribault Blvd. Dundas, MN

Come Dundas, MN for Armed Forces Day. There will be living history displays from lots of different time periods, WW2 battle reenactments, Civil War artillery and a Vietnam War helicopter if the weather is good.


 on: December 16, 2017, 09:59:53 PM 
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16 June 2018, Granite Falls Airshow,  Granite Falls, MN

Granite Falls airshow (reenactors & mv owners wanted)
Public · Hosted by Warren Klein

Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 11 AM - 11 PM

2450 540th St # I, Granite Falls, MN 56241

I exited to announce that we the 30th 117th HRS are helping to make this event even great than the last one in 2015.

I am planning on sending in the forms and getting HRS insurance for this event, and whatever else we can get from them.

HRS Safety and Authenticity standard will be followed, I will post more when the time gets closer, so please bear with me as we get the ball rolling. Hear is message I got from the big guy himself.

All WW II Allied & Axis Reenactors (European Theatre),

I hope this finds you all well. We will again have our Reenactor & Military Vehicle Registration set up on fagenfighterswwiimuseum.org website for our next show soon! We are excited about our event on June 16th, 2018 and would sincerely appreciate your participation again! We want to create a better and bigger show than our successful 2015 show. We would like to surpass the last shows numbers of reenactors, MVs, tents and any applicable displays ie. kitchens, weapons, etc. We have surpassed the number of registered Warbirds again for 2018 and want to attempt to match their growth. Please forward this email to your reenactor and MV owner friends.

You are welcome to camp the night prior.
We will also have a general camping section away from the grounds.
A participant (volunteers, reenactors& airshow performers) Supper the night prior.
We will have the same shower trailers as previous years.
Generators for the encampments (we can hide these during the event)
A lunch for the reenactors the day of the event.
Designated "Staff" parking up-front for all of you. (Please limit qty of civilian vehicles within reason).
Blanks as follows:
Rifles 100 rounds
Subs 250 rounds
Heavy 500 rounds
There are food vendors & beer gardens on the grounds the day and evening of the event
Evening Concert

Major Additions to the Fagen Fighters WWII Museum since 2015 event:
A holocaust exhibit with authentic German rail car.
M4 Sherman
Various small upgrades

More to come,


Aaron Fagen


 on: December 15, 2017, 10:29:43 PM 
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10 February 2018, Reenactor Recruitment Day, Carlisle, PA

Reenactor Recruitment Day
Public · Hosted by Frontier Living History

Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 8 AM - 5 PM EST

United States Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC)
950 Soldiers Dr, Carlisle, Pennsylvania 17013


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