War II Reenacting and Living History
can be a
tool for both those who participate and those who
witness the activity. It is a way to transport the participant and
viewer alike back into the past to see first-person at least some
measure of what life was like as a soldier, sailor, airmen or civilian
during a particular time period.
The World War II
based out of El Dorado, KS, has its own reenacting units for the purpose of staging mock battles,
providing demonstrations, and participating in
parades and displays.
units are known as the:
Mission of the Reenacting Corps is to
History Center's Vision:
their sacrifices, and
We can also help guide those interested in establishing a living
history impression for those that would like to teach others about a
particular role during World War II, whether it is a military or
To learn more about re-enacting and living history,
click on one of our units below that correspond to your interests.
If you'd like more information about our units
or on how to join our ranks, please contact
The Reenacting Corps currently has two units. These units, as
well as our Living Historians, make up the Reenacting Corps.
U.S. Army Reenacting
505th Parachute Inf. Reg.
82nd Airborne Division
|German Army Reenacting
Reenacting Corps' Major Events
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| 23 Sep 2015
of Isigny UPDATE
2015 Outskirts of Isigny webpage is up!
in the Brickyard UPDATE
Peru XII (Battle in the Bridkyard) webpage is up!
22 Sep 2014
of Isigny UPDATE
2014 Outskirts of Isigny webpage is up. Check it out for
details on the event and reenactors can register for the event.
14 Sep 2014
public battle, "Outskirts of Isigny" has been announced. It will
take place on Saturday, November 8. Events will be held
throughout the day. More information will be posted as it becomes
available. If you have any questions, contact Lt. Runge.
WWII History Center Open House
and the WWII Reenacting Corps Public Battle ("Outskirts of Isigny") are
coming up quick. This year, the day's activities are known as
WWII Day" Check out
the Museum, watch a public battle, then finish off the day and support
the WWII History Center Foundation by enjoying a 1940s Fundraising
Dinner and USO style dance!