Civil War Encampment
Civil War Encampment with the
28th New York Volunteer Infantry
Come to the west lawn of the Zion Episcopal Church during the 46th
Annual Palmyra Canaltown Days to experience history in an authentic
Civil War period encampment. There will also be drill and firing
demonstrations during the course of the day on Saturday, September
19 and Sunday, September 20.
The Twenty-Eighth New York Volunteer Infantry is a Civil War era
reenacting group which is dedicated to recreating and remembering
the lives of men from the up-state New York area who fought to
preserve the Union during the 1861 to 1865 war. Members attend
living history events, parades, memorial services, and battle events
across the Eastern United States throughout the year.