October 30, 2019 at 09:00AM Happy birthday to our own Col. John Bailey. Born on Oct 30th, 1730, he was the colonel of the 2nd Massachusetts Regiment from their inception in 1777. You will be remembered sir, and never forgotten. Huzza!
The enemy’s shot cut us up. I saw five artillerists belonging to one gun cut down by a single shot, and I saw men who were stooping to be protected by the works; but not stooping low enough, split like fish to be broiled.” Joseph Martin #revolutionarywar… ift.tt/2pTi7hLpic.twitter.com/ayVUsBFtcL
Members of the 2nd Mass will be going to Monmouth New Jersey next week to conduct a immersion of the Forage wars of 1778. Here a member of the regiment is wearing the typical kit of a 9th Pennsylvania soldier in the year 1778. Note: everything was made b… ift.tt/2JgDr7Cpic.twitter.com/RTETwW2sO2