From the January 15, 2017, Wilmington (NC) Star-News "Battle of Fort Fisher."
Re-enactors gathered Saturday to mark the 152nd anniversary of the Second Battle of Fort Fisher.
Four photos show:
** Nathan Thomas stands in front of the 32-pounder cannon at the Fort Fisher State Historic Site.
Nice picture of the newly refurbished cannon at Shepherd's Battery on the far west end of the fort's land face.
** Hundreds of people came out Saturday to Fort Fisher to watch re-enactors discuss camp life and demonstrate Civil War weapons.
** Re-enactors fire a cannon at the Fort Fisher State Historic Site during the living history program.
** Freeman James, Matthew Moore and Kevin Gore gather by the campfire Saturday. re-enactors discussed camp life with visitors.
Wish I Had Been There-- Old B-Runner