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History comes to life: Fort Macon teaches locals about Civil War

Children, led by a Civil War reenactor, prepare to march during a children’s drill demonstration at Fort Macon State Park Saturday. The children learned musket manual, facing movements and marching.



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This work, History comes to life: Fort Macon teaches locals about Civil War [Image 5 of 5], by PFC Cayce Nevers, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:07.20.2013

Date Posted:07.25.2013 08:47

Photo ID:980708

VIRIN:130720-M-DB277-722

Resolution:3744x5616

Size:4.78 MB

Location:NC, US

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