Thursday, July 19, 2012

Fort Taber Public Display, June 2012

The following photos depict a Second World War-themed public display held at Fort Taber in New Bedford, MA. Fort Taber is a mid-19th century era coastal fortification featuring a large main fortress and several outlying disused gun casemates. 3PGD participated as part of an annual living history weekend featuring American, British, and German reenactor displays and a public battle.


Hauptfeldwebel Tietze oversees the operations at Kompanie Hauptquartier


A typical Zeltbahn display


The weapons of the Papierkrieg


Don L. prepares his rations on an esbit stove


Gefreiter Graf prepares for morning inspection


Hauptquartier staff updating Kompanie paperwork and records





A simple Zeltlager inside the fort's walls