Living History Association

35th Alabama Infantry & 73rd Indiana Infantry Regiment

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Our Next Event

October 12th - 14th, 2018

Civil War Days (Battle of Belmont)!

Our next event will be Civil War Days in Columbus, Kentucky on the 12th through 14th of October 2018. We will be portraying the 31st Illinois Volunteer Infantry, known as the “Dirty-First”. Registration is free, but we may wish to pool some funding for rations. We will be camping in the original earthworks for the weekend. This is a consolidated company with Ryan Schuda as Captain and Nik Berger as Lieutenant. Alex Wells will represent our unit as a Corporal, all others will portray privates unless asked otherwise. Heavy marching order is required. Knapsacks and/or blanket rolls must be worn. A uniform guideline will be posted in the comments section.


Event website: None. View our notes at http://35thalabama.org/battle-of-columbus-belmont


Unit Designation: 31st Illinois Volunteer Infantry


Portrayal: 1861 Union


Event Dates: October 12th – 14th, 2018


Event Location: Columbus-Belmont State Park, 350 Park Rd, Columbus, KY 42032


Fees or Dues: None. Optional Rations Fee.


Registration Page: Register on site.