• Civil War Artillery

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    Name: Civil War Artillery
    Date: September 21, 2019
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM PDT
    Event Description:
    The battle modes during the Civil War were the cavalry, the infantry and the artillery. Jack Bentley will describe and explain the operations and processes involved in a regiment using the “Big Guns” during a typical Civil War battle. Jack is a Sergeant Major of Union 2nd Regiment, Battery C and has been a Civil War reenactor for 30 years. He will be bringing examples of actual projectiles and equipment as well as models of the types of cannon used during this time in our history.
    Polk County Museum 560 S Pacific Highway Rickreall, OR 97371
    Date/Time Information:
    September 21, 1:30pm
    Contact Information:
    Polk County Historical Society 503-623-6251 M, T-Sa. 1:00-5:00
    Non-member Adults $5 Seniors $4 Members and children are free
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