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.