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History of the American Soldier

Nov 11, 2015 02:00AM
Join members of the staff of Fort Clinch State Park on November 14 and 15 for its annual “History of the American Soldier” presentation. During this interactive salute to our armed forces, visitors will enjoy two days filled with military history and displays from the Revolutionary War to present day while interacting with living historians from each major U.S. military conflict. Period music and firing demonstrations will highlight the event.

Veterans and active duty military personnel are invited to come dressed in uniform. The event will be held on November 14 and 15 from 9 a.m. to noon each day. Guests are asked to bring a can of non-perishable food item to donate to the Barnabas Center. The regular park admission is $6 per car. For more information call Fort Clinch State Park at (904) 277-7274.