Relive a Civil War battle at the Texas Military Forces Museum

On the weekend of March 12-13, B Company operating under the auspices of the Texas Military Forces Museum will present Battlefield 1863. B Company is part of the official living history detachment of the Texas National Guard. Officially the group represents B Company, Red River Battalion of the 4th Texas Infantry in Hood’s Texas Brigade, Army of Northern Virginia.

Presentations will be made at 1PM on both Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free and there will be ample free parking. Enter Camp Mabry through the main gate off of 35th street. Full directions are on the website. A photo ID for all adults is required for admission to the post.

The Texas Military Forces Museum will be open from 10AM until 4PM on both days. Come inside the museum and browse through 26,000 square feet of exhibits. The museum documents the military heritage of Texas from the 1830s through today’s operations in the Middle East. Outside the museum are nearly 50 more military aircraft and vehicles on display.

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