For the past 4 years, the The Confederate States Marine Corps has hosted a cannon training, safety
and marching exercise at our Community Park.
This years event was Saturday, March 14, 2015
Artillery Training Events
The Commanders: Union President Abraham Lincoln; Confederate President Jefferson Davis; General Ulysses S. Grant; Colonel John Hunt Morgan; Dr. Mary Edwards Walker; & General George A. Custer!
The Units: Confederate States Marine Corps, Co B, Ohio River Detachment; 5th Light Ohio Artillery, 76th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, 5th Texas Partisan Rangers, Wells Co, Eastern Kentucky Partizans; 1st Tennessee, Co. B; Western Female Seminary Living History Society; 7th Indiana Cavalry; D Co, 9th Kentucky; Graves Battery;
Sutlers & Vendors!
The Sutlers: Field & Stream, Prim & Proper
The Booths: Monroe Lions Club, Monroe Historical Society; Girl Scout Troops #41117, #40646, #40281, #42071, #48070; Vince Shuler Blacksmith; Butler Boys; Monroe United Methodist Church; the MidPointe Library System; Osborn Brewing;
Photos from 2013
Our schedule continues to grow and includes popular events such as: Ladies Tea, Commander’s Q&A, 1860’s Base Ball, evening Lantern Tours, Lincoln/Davis Debate, Soldiers Ball, Cavalry Competition, & the main event - the Live Battle!
Information coming soon on our next
action-packed blowout event!