World War II Weekend

This event posted by: Aimee Mendoza

Saturday, September 15, 2012 thru Sunday, September 16, 2012
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Eisenhower Historic Site
1995 Baltimore Pike
(717) 338-9114
Visit the National Park Service website for more information!

Cost: $7.50-adults $5.00-children


This World War II living history weekend features an authentic recreation of both Allied and German army camps, complete with original World War II vehicles. More than 100 living history enthusiasts will portray military personnel from the European Theater in 1944 and present programs on World War Ii medical services, weapons and equipment, communications, military vehicles and the life of the common G.I. A mock Army Air Force Fighter mission briefing will be presented. Several featured guest speakers, all veterans of World War II, will give talks on their war time experiences. Both days the public may purchase lunch in a recreated army mess tent sponsored by the Heidlersburg Fire Company. Picnic tables will be provided nearby. Sat. night there will be a World War II style “USO” dance, located TBD. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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