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Published: Tuesday, 6/2/2009

Re-enactors fire away during Militia Day in Monroe

Right: Donna Bristol of Manitou Beach, Mich., carries pails to fetch water that will be used during a recent Militia Day at Navarre Anderson Trading Post in Monroe.

Right: Members of the 1st Regiment Volunteers fire. Re-enactors practiced military maneuvers and held musket-firing contests. Visitors had the chance to learn about colonial living in the early 1800s. A

At right: Ken Roberts of St. Clair Shores, Mich., cleans his weapon during one of the events.

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