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A look back at a battle site in Monroe

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    Members of Campeau Company, Detroit Militia, from the Revolutionary War period are, from left, re-enactors Tom and Shirley Lonsdale of Redford, Mich., and David Marquis of Plymouth, Mich., who portrays a member of the 42D Royal Highlanders, a British company in the American Revolution.

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    Sherri Howard of Monroe talks to a visitor about the medicines of the period.

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    Jeri Glover of Grosse Pointe Park gives a demonstration on making candles the way it was done in the period of the American Revolutionary War.

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    Re-enactor Kenneth Roberts of St. Claire Shores, Mich., sharpens a knife while wearing a United States Marines uniform during the recent annual open house at the visitors center at the River Raisin Battlefield in Monroe.

    <Jetta Fraser

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Re-enactor Kenneth Roberts of St. Claire Shores, Mich., sharpens a knife while wearing a United States Marines uniform during the recent annual open house at the visitors center at the River Raisin Battlefield in Monroe.

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Sherri Howard of Monroe talks to a visitor about the medicines of the period.

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Jeri Glover of Grosse Pointe Park gives a demonstration on making candles the way it was done in the period of the American Revolutionary War.

Jetta Fraser Enlarge


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Members of Campeau Company, Detroit Militia, from the Revolutionary War period are, from left, re-enactors Tom and Shirley Lonsdale of Redford, Mich., and David Marquis of Plymouth, Mich., who portrays a member of the 42D Royal Highlanders, a British company in the American Revolution.

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