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Date:
October 2, 2022
Time:
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Time Details:
Demonstrations will take place at 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 3:00 PM.
Location:
Peter Wentz Farmstead
Address:
2030 Shearer Road
(East of the intersection of Routes 73 & 363)

Lansdale, PA 19446
Contact:
610-584-5104
Email:
Cost:
Free
Photo of British Revolutionary War reenactors.
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Bloodhounds: A Look at the British Light Infantry

Sunday, October 2, 2022

Sunday, October 2 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Bloodhounds: A Look at the British Light Infantry George Washington was headquartered at the Peter Wentz house in order to stage an attack on the British at Germantown. Although the Americans initially had the advantage at the Battle of Germantown, the disciplined British troops rallied and put the Continental army into retreat. One of the challenges Washington’s men faced in battle were the British light infantry, who were known as bloodhounds for the way that they relentlessly pursued the patriot forces. Join the recreated His Majesty’s 40th foot, light infantry company as they demonstrate the tactics that these crack troops employed against the Washington’s soldiers. Demonstrations will take place at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pm. All ages, free. No registration required.

Sunday, October 2 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Bloodhounds: A Look at the British Light Infantry

 George Washington was headquartered at the Peter Wentz house in order to stage an attack on the British at Germantown. Although the Americans initially had the advantage at the Battle of Germantown, the disciplined British troops rallied and put the Continental army into retreat. One of the challenges Washington’s men faced in battle were the British light infantry, who were known as bloodhounds for the way that they relentlessly pursued the patriot forces. Join the recreated His Majesty’s 40th foot, light infantry company as they demonstrate the tactics that these crack troops employed against the Washington’s soldiers.  Demonstrations will take place at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pm.

 All ages, free.  No registration required.

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