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2019
March 23>School of the Soldier

2006-2019 / J Barr
Schedule-2019

Feb 10-Annual Company Meeting
Mar 23-School of the Soldier
Mar 29-31-Pamplin Park, Va.
Apr 27-28-PA Monument LH
May 4-Dover Days LH
May 18-19-Spangler's Spring LH & Spring Work Day
May 27-Memorial Day Event 
June 1-2-Cold Harbor
June 22-23-155th Spotsylvania
Aug 10-11- Ft. Delaware/Renfrew 
Sept 21-Fall Work Day



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Our Spring work day in Gettysburg where we clean around our monuments.  We end the day with a great lunch and the rest of the day is yours to shop or visit the battlefield.
We will meet at 9:30 am at the 2nd Delaware monument on Brooks Ave. Bring rakes, brooms and gloves.
Our Fall work day in Gettysburg where we clean around our monuments.  We end the day with a great lunch and the rest of the day is yours to shop or visit the battlefield.
We will meet at 9:30 am at the 2nd Delaware monument on Brooks Ave. Bring rakes, brooms and gloves.
Gettysburg Remembrance Day parade and Ceremonies
MAX EFFORT event

September 21>Fall Gettysburg Work-Day
155th Spotsylvania is June 21-23!
Nov 17>Remembrance Day
School of the Soldier/Company- Belmont Hall, Smyrna, De. 
Civilians are encouraged to attend!
May 27>Memorial Day Dedication/Honor Guard
Memorial Day Dedication/Honor Guard Event in support of the Harrington VFW and at the cemetery. Civilians are encouraged to attend.
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MAX EFFORT!
March 29-31>Pamplin Park, Va.
MAX EFFORT!
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April 13-14>Yorktown, Va.
OPTIONAL EVENT: 
Living History at the Yorktown, Va. National Park Battlefield in support of the 20th Maine
April 27-28>PA Monument LH
Pennsylvania Monument, Gettysburg, Pa. ( MAX Participation for Brigade event)
On the Gettysburg battlefield to provide demonstrations and lectures to heavy visitor attended weekend. 
May 4>Dover Days
MAX EFFORT!
Dover's Heritage Festival. We will encamp for the day on the Dover Green and provide demostrations and lectures. Civilians are encouraged to attend!
May 18-19>Spangler's Spring LH & Spring Monument Work Day
This event will be combined with the Spring cleanup of our monuments. Members who only wish to do the cleanup are welcome to join the Living History and the LH attendees can break to help with the cleanup.
MAX EFFORT!
May 18-19
May 18
May 18-19
May 18
MAX EFFORT!
June 1-2>Cold Harbor Event
OPTIONAL EVENT: 
Cold Harbor: near Richmond, Va. (MAX participation for Brigade event)...optional for 2nd Delaware. Original battlefield and one the 2nd Delaware suffered great losses. Come and experience the History!
June 22-23>155th Spotsylvania Court House 
MAX EFFORT!
155th Spotsylvania Court House (Salient & Mule Shoe Reenactment) 
Major battle reenactment of the Bloody Angle at the Mule Shoe
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August 10-11>Fort Delaware Garrison/Renfrew Park CW event
Fort Delaware
Renfrew Park
OPTIONAL EVENTS:
Fort Delaware Living History, Delaware City, Delaware. Civilians are encouraged to attend.

2019 Renfrew Park CW event (for those wishing to galvanize to the other side-a great time with our CSA 7th TN, 10th Battalion brothers and sisters) This year's event theme will be centered around Cold Harbor. So pull out your late war kits & get ready for a great event! This is an event where we support the CSA who in turn support our local events.

So if you have a CSA kit and want to go to the dark side...come on out. If you don't please make every attempt to support Fort Delaware.
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Ok…..still some folks have not responded and this is one not to miss…please don’t procrastinate and sign up. It’s free, mess will be provided at a small fee TBD. 
Here is the schedule:

Friday - 21 June
Sunrise - Leadership arrives for set-up and laying out company streets / village boundaries
1200 - Reenactors arrive and set-up
Step 1 - Stop by Driving Stop #1 (Spotsylvania Battlefield Exhibit Shelter) to pick up your free 10lb bag of ice.
Step 2 - Drive to either Driving Stop #3 (Bloody Angle) or Driving Stop #5 (McCoull House Site) to set up camp
TBD - Officer Meeting/Walk Through/Key Leader (Cpt./Sgt.) Drill
TBD - Quiet Time - Reenactors can sleep in the trenches - No Fires!

Saturday - 22 June
TBD - Wake-up, Roster Turn-in, Breakfast, and Company Drill
1000 - Battalion Formation, NPS Weapons Safety Check, Hand-out Biography cards (121st N.Y. / 4th N.C.), depart encampment to Start point near Driving Stop #2 (Upton's Attack).
1100 - March from Start point, through the woods, set up Column of Companies.
1130 - Start Assault 
1200 - Clear Weapons, talk to the public as they try to find the reenactor who is representing the soldier on their Biography Card, Lunch/Dinner from Haversack, and refill canteens.
1300 - Battalion Formation, Hand out Biography cards (26th MI / 1st S.C.), and march to Start Point for the Bloody Angle
1400 - Start Assault
1430 - Clear Weapons, talk to the public as they try to find the reenactor who is representing the soldier on their Biography Card, then return to camp.
TBD - Companies make ice runs to Driving Stop #1
TBD - Dinner/Supper
TBD - Officer Meeting
1830-2000 - NPS History at Sunset Tour at the Bloody Angle, reenactors welcome to attend as Spectators or Participants.
TBD - Quiet Time - Reenactors can sleep in the trenches - No Fires!

Sunday - 23 June
Same as Saturday
1500 - Event ends, camps break down, go home.

So click on the link below and sign up ASAP…OH and for us fat lame crippled and crazy guys, it is not a taxing event as it is a Living History.

Sean Please provide information as to the extent of the 2nd Delaware’s involvement at this battle…visual media would be cool too.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeUkjvlRiepNRGzKVMyyXabQ45XtJAcYdy0lO0HfhNx-e5LEQ/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1

The site will ask information you will need to register: We are 2nd Delaware…. Umbrella Organization is: 2nd Regiment USV…..Company Commander is me: William Purdy, 122 Mourning Dove Lane, Dover DE 19901, 302 382-4427. 

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