Event page for the 37th Illinois and 15th Mass Battery at the 2019 Ft. Blakely event.
This is one of the best, and valuable sites for our hobby and is worth any effort to attend.
Bring your picks and shovels!
Frank Siltman and DanChmelar are heading the Artillery
We are looking to field a 10 Company Regiment capped at 35 each.
Walter Cook, Co. A
36th Illinois, Robert Warren, Co. K
24th Missouri, Mark Vlahos, Co. I
HNB/ Mess #1, Lem Ellington, Co. B
ONV, Will Eichler, Sam Lowe, Co. D
Red River Brigade, Iron Grays, Co. E
Matt Bohnert, Co. F
Proper material and pattern
Sack Coat, including variations
Sky Blue foot pattern
Documented civilian boots or shoes
1857 - 1864 accoutrements
Smooth or Bullseye Canteen, no dark blue covers, linen or cotton straps
Knapsacks or blanket rolls
Shelter halves encouraged for improvised shelters
1855 revolving rifles
NO MODERN ANACHRONISMS: MODERN EYEWEAR, CIGARETTES, MODERN CLOTHING, MODERN FOOTWEAR, ETC PERMITTED.