The October meeting of the 148th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company C, Civil War Reenactment Group will be held on Wednesday, October 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Hoss’s Steak and Sea Restaurant, 1450 N. Atherton Street, State College.
The Civil War reenactors will be discussing the 155th Anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek in Middletown, VA the weekend of October 19-20 and the Annual Remembrance Day memorial ceremony and parade in Gettysburg on November 23.
During the Civil War, seven of the ten companies of the 148th PA Regiment were recruited from Centre County and became known as “The Centre County Regiment”. The 148th PA Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company C, Reenactment Group has over 20 active members from Centre, Clearfield, Mifflin, Juniata, Northumberland, and Blair Counties.
The Regiment is actively recruiting new members. Anyone who is interested in learning more about Civil War reenacting or the Civil War in general is encouraged to attend. For more information, contact Lynn Herman at 814-861-0770.