Events in the past at the School of the Soldier have included: (Subject to change)•Civil War Bands: including the Becks Brass Band and the 3rd New Jersey Volunteers Regimental Fife and Drums performing era music at the Pine Creek Railroad Depot•A musical performance by David Kincaid (The Irish Volunteer) on Saturday evening•Jari Villanueva, Director of Bands at University of Maryland Baltimore County Bandsman at The United Sates Air Force Band and Civil War Taps Historian will give a presentation•A military officers headquarters scenario •A NJ Civil War Heritage area complete with Civil War book authors’ signing their latest publications •A Sons of Union Veterans booth•A United States Colored Troop display•Walk through of Infantry & Artillery training camps•Artillery and Calvary units
6th Annual School of the Soldier
New Jersey Civil War Sesquicentennial Committeeis a subcommittee ofNew Jersey Civil War Heritage Assn. Inc, PO Box 442, Wood-Ridge, NJ 07075Info@njcivilwar150.org
Since 2010, New Jersey Civil War Heritage Assn has sponsored a Civil War School of the Soldier at Allaire Village in Wall, NJ not only as an instructional drill for Civil War re-enactors but also to educate the public about New Jersey in the Civil War.
Allaire State Park, NJMay 30th & 31st, 2015Set up May 29th