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Published: 6/28/2014 - Updated: 2 months ago


Step back in time to 1794

Six children spent two hours on June 21 in a historical lesson of life in the 1794 military at the Fallen Timbers Monument in Maumee. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

As Gage Winebernner, 10, left, takes a closer look at his wooden musket, Toledo Metroparks program production specialist Jennifer Christensen, center left, works to erect a tent. Enlarge | Buy This Photo As Gage Winebernner, 10, left, takes a closer look at his wooden musket, Toledo Metroparks program production specialist Jennifer Christensen,...
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A meal of beef, potato, and Kohlrabi is cooked for the troops. Enlarge | Buy This Photo A meal of beef, potato, and Kohlrabi is cooked for the troops.
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Silas Keaton, 7, center, relaxes with two other campers in a freshly erected canvas tent. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Silas Keaton, 7, center, relaxes with two other campers in a freshly erected canvas tent.
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Amelia Fowler, 8, left, and Gage Winebernner, 10, right, work together to put up a canvas tent. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Amelia Fowler, 8, left, and Gage Winebernner, 10, right, work together to put up a canvas tent.
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Historical reenactment campers were given wooden muskets to carry during a two-hour-long lesson about life in the 1794 military. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Historical reenactment campers were given wooden muskets to carry during a two-hour-long lesson about life in the 1794 ...
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Kevin Keber, 11, left, and Amelia Fowler, 8, worked on their military formation together. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Kevin Keber, 11, left, and Amelia Fowler, 8, worked on their military formation together.
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Gage Winebernner, 10, sucks in his stomach and throws his shoulders back as he leads a group of six soldiers in training to stand at attention. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Gage Winebernner, 10, sucks in his stomach and throws his shoulders back as he leads a group of six soldiers ...
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Silas Keaton, 7, struggles to bite into a piece of hard tack. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Silas Keaton, 7, struggles to bite into a piece of hard tack.
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Silas Keaton, 7, bites his tongue in concentration as he leads his fellow campers in a column march. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Silas Keaton, 7, bites his tongue in concentration as he leads his fellow campers in a column march.
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Gen. Anthony Wayne, played by Frank Butwin, fires a 69 caliber smooth bore musket. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Gen. Anthony Wayne, played by Frank Butwin, fires a 69 caliber smooth bore musket.
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