Friday, 19 May 2023
Reenactor and sutler registration for our 260th Anniversary Reenactment is officially open! Bushy Run Battlefield is currently looking for reenactors and sutlers for our August 5th and 6th event. In response to feedback, we have streamlined the process for interested individuals and units to join with us. To register and find more information on the reenactment, please visit: https://bushyrunbattlefield.com/battle-of-bushy-run/
Feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns! We're excited to see you all on the Battlefield!
Wednesday, 17 May 2023
When the Revolutionary War ended Washington's victorious Continental Army was disbanded. The infant United States had very mixed feelings about standing armies; but years of Indian-fighting on the frontier emphasised the need for a force larger than Josiah Harmar's original 700-man 1st American Regiment. In the event Secretary Hamilton's far-sighted reforms, which produced 'Wayne's Legion' in the early 1790s, were to be short-lived, and it took later threats of international war to stimulate the eventual expansion of the young US Army. James Kochan's meticulously researched study of a dramatic and confused period in American military history - the years of St Clair's disaster, 'Mad Anthony' Wayne's victory at Fallen Timbers, and Harrison's at Tippecanoe - is illustrated with many rare and important paintings and drawings. Here
Tuesday, 16 May 2023
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Saturday, 13 May 2023
Free download here. This looks really interesting.
Autobiography of Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak, or, Black Hawk : embracing the traditions of his nation, various wars in which he has been engaged, and his account of the cause and general history of the Black Hawk War of 1832, his surrender, and travels through the United States
Friday, 12 May 2023
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Monday, 1 May 2023
It is to be noted that these illustrations present members of the Compagnies franches de la Marine as they appeared in harbours in France and on board ships of the Marine royale. Uniforms worn in the French colonies of North America were slightly different.
Full movie here . This was shown by the BBC in the 80s as part of their 3D night. It's not a great movie. Wiki
This maker of figures is working on miniatures based around the theme Braddock's disaster. First up Natives and Canadians followed by B...
I have painted a few F&I forces in this scale a few years ago. I used the Freikorps 15 range augmented by some Essex 15s. These days B...
This is the first stage of an excellent project. This is the corner tower of a recreation of the fort in the movie Drums Along the Mohawk...