The History of the American Civil War

American Civil War Battle at Tynemouth Castle
Our New York Times photographer Frank Gillings risked his life to capture these historic images
as the Union and Confederate forces battle on to a bloody end.

- Click on the image and enter into the theatre of WAR -

The American Civil War Society is the largest ACW society in Britain who portray the life and battles of this nationwide conflict. Army camps are recreated, with camp life and drill, using canvas tents, costumes of the period and open cooking fires, they give a taste of what life was like for soldiers and their families in 1860`s America.

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