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Manly Reenactors

For those of us who are participate in reenactments, living history, and the like.

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Comment by Karl Helweg on May 23, 2014 at 4:20pm

I used to think that Civil War reenacting might not always be PC.......

http://english.umuseke.rw/isandlwana-the-defeat-that-stunned-victor...

Comment by Johann Mattes on June 27, 2013 at 4:23pm

This is my unit (third italic legion)

Our boat.

Showing of the light artillery

Comment by Buck76 on July 25, 2012 at 8:49am

Reenacting the CW is not something I have ever been drawn to.  Wearing wool and marching in a straight line in the Summer seems to be a bit much.  I like to do the F&I and Rev War era where we can hide in the shade and shoot at the opposition.

All kidding aside have you noticed that most reenactors never ever shoot live fire so they don't really know how their smokepole really works.  They are also the worst at properly cleaning their weapon.

Klatch76

Comment by Waverly Byth Adcock on July 30, 2010 at 2:26am
Gentlemen,
I reenact the American Civil War as a member of the West Augusta Guard of the 5th Virginia Infantry Co. "L" of the Stonewall Brigade. We are a group of men who live in Augusta County, Virginia and study and follow the lives of the men of the WAG.

Comment by Karl Helweg on May 26, 2010 at 12:30pm
Comment by Mike Duminiak on May 26, 2010 at 10:53am

Comment by Karl Helweg on May 17, 2010 at 4:06pm
I started thinking about this title too much.

What would "unmanly" reenacting be? Regency and Jane Austin? Woodstock? Most all other reenactors are portraying folks on the frontiers practiced in the use of shooty and stabby things who make fires and eat meat.
 

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