On To Richmond!

Fellow Confederate Participants,   In September 1987, I experienced my first “national” event.  As a young teenager I joined up with the 14th Tennessee Infantry, and for 2 days I was immersed in the Civil War, gaining new perspective and left awe struck and energized to learn more about this...

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After Action Report – New Market, VA, 2017

Field Report – New Market May 19-21 2017 Friday May 19th, 2017 – 2nd MD Inf. Co. A, began occupying ground at 2pm directly west of the Bushong Farm house. This was a change in the planned camp area from 2 days prior due to a dispute with the use...

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Fly Tents & Shelter Halves in Richmond

Fly Tents and Shelter Halves: Confederate Tent Production in Richmond By Craig Schneider https://www.libertyrifles.org/research/uniforms-equipment/confederate-tents “We have got fliers (or rather tents with both ends open[e]d) to sleep in.”(1)   Much has been written on how the Confederate soldier set up his shelter while facing the rigors of the campaign.  To...

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Valley Campaign

Attention Company! In one week time (May 19-21) we will be moving in to the Valley. Our mission is simple, defend Staunton and the railroad(V&T). Our rally point will be the Bushong Farm just off the Valley turnpike. Once again a greater force than our own threatens our lands, homesteads,...

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2nd Maryland Launches New Website!

We’ve launched our new, interactive, website!  Many of the posts can be blogged (submit comments).  You may register and add a comment to many of the posts and discussions.  This is a work in progress.  Look for some exciting new articles and pages, so check back often.  Features will be...

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