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Camp Maxwell Civil War Camp

 

Camp Maxwell

GeneralMaxwellThe Western Pennsylvania Civil War Reenactors Society  host Camp Maxwell in the Grove City Memorial Part an a biannual basis in honor of one of Mercer Counties most illustrious heroes.  This is a living history event that not only honors General Norman J. Maxwell, but all the men who served in the Civil War from Mercer County.  Our Civil War heritage is brought to life in order to educate our present day citizens on that important period in our Nations history and the extent to which our ancestors in our own community were involved.    The encampment is set in the beautiful Memorial Park located in the borough of  Grove City, Mercer County.   The encampment is held in August on a bi annual bases conjunction with other living history groups from Western  Pennsylvania and Ohio.

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