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Enlistment in the 8th Pennsylvania Regiment

The 8th Pennsylvania welcomes new recruits that are anxious to accurately portray soldiers, musicians and distaff of the American Revolution. Should you wish to "answer the drum", contact Bob Cairns, Commander of the 8th Pennsylvania Regiment, Fort Laurens Detachment.


email - robtcairns at

phone - 330.455.9722

Recommended Readings


Private Yankee Doodle - by Joseph Plum Martin, an account of his six years in the Continental Army


Collector's Encyclopedia of the American Revolution - by George Neumann


Sketchbook '76 - Patterns and Illustrations of period correct clothing and gear.

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