Wednesday, May 8

Fort Meigs 200th

Artillery fire from 200 years before came to life today friday through flash pots and round charges at Fort Meigs in Perrysburg.

The reenactment on both sides of the Maumee River, including a few artillery in the fort.

It was the first of several events that commemorate the 200th anniversary of the First Siege of Fort Meigs by recreating military camps and tactical demonstrations from 1813.

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A cannon fires during half an hour of exchange Friday, May 3, 2013 between Fort Meigs in Perrysburg and other re-enactors on the opposite bank of the Maumee River. - THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH

1 comment:

  1. Looks as if our friends in the Army need our help next year...