A MILITARY LIVING HISTORY EVENT, Sponsored by the 6th Corps Living History Group.
Welcome to a new Stars and Stripes Event, “Welcome Home” Stars and Stripes Remembers World War II and the Korean War. With this 2nd Annual Event we hope to bring to our visitors and supporters and the Communities of Stoddard County a new experience in Living History and a new awareness of the importance of the Stars and Stripes legacy.
On 17 October 2014 the Stars & Stripes Museum will Host an Education Day were local schools can visit the displays and talk with re enactors.
On 18 October 2014, you will have an opportunity to experience a World War II & Korean War Living History Event located on the Stars & Stripes Museum Grounds. There will be Military Vehicles on display, Military display camps with Groups representing the United States, Great Britain and her Commonwealth Nations, the Soviet Union and Germany.
There will be special programs through-out the day and activities provided by the Museum to be announced later.
There will be food vending on site.
This is the 2nd Annual "Welcome Home" event sponsored by the 6th Corps LHG STL MO. The theme is ‘World War II & Korean War. WW II, any theater any impression any nationality, so long as it is correct. HRS safety and authenticity rules will be enforced.
Military vehicles are welcome.
The museum will provide bottled water, fire wood, Johnny on the Spots, a water spigot and Breakfast on Saturday.
- Camp set up can begin @12noon on Oct 16
- Open to Schools: 10am - 2pm Oct 17, set-up continues all day
- Open to the public, 8:30am, Memorial Service
- Open to the public: All camps and displays @ 9am – 5pm Oct 18
- Camp sites cleared by 12 noon Oct 19
There will be weapons demonstrations, equipment and uniform talks, camp displays, NO large public battle. one small skirmish. If any Unit would like to put on a skit in there camp or put on a little show, let us know. Pre-registration will be used as a head count for the FREE Saturday morning breakfast. There is space for special displays in the Barn, see Event Information for Details.
Stars and Stripes Museum/Library