In the Yard: 1812 Marines in Action!
The United States Marines guarded the Charlestown Navy Yard throughout its entire history as an active Navy installation. On May 27th, the National Park Service invites you to witness the pageantry of early 19th century military life as the Charlestown Navy Yard welcomes the reenactment group the 1812 Marine Guard. Come learn how the marines served both ashore and at sea!
The 1812 Marine Guard is an all-volunteer division of Historic Marine Education, Inc. More information about the unit can be found at http://www.1812marines.org/.
Date: May 27, 2017
Time: 10:00am - 2:30pm