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April 4, 2012

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Civil War Encampment Staged at HCC

History Comes Alive

Milford, Trumbull, Bolton Residents Participate

Fire Away!

(Above) FIRE AWAY! -- 27TH Connecticut Volunteer Infantry Pvts. Julius Hull, Jr. (center) of Trumbull and John Skrainski (right) of Bolton offer a firearms demonstration at Housatonic Community College Thursday (April 4) while Sgt. Andrew Ocetnik of  Milford looks on. The three were on campus to demonstrate the daily life of Civil War soldiers. The 27th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry was a Connecticut Civil War unit drawn from the New Haven area.

Ready Aim!

(Above) READY! AIM! -- 27TH Connecticut Volunteer Infantry Pvts. John Skrainski (left) of Bolton and Julius Hull, Jr. (center) of Trumbull, and  Sgt. Andrew Ocetnik (right) of  Milford draw bead on a target during a firearms demonstration at Housatonic Community College Thursday (April 4). The three were on campus to demonstrate the daily life of Civil War soldiers. The 27th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry was a Connecticut Civil War unit drawn from the New Haven area.

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Anson C. Smith, Public Relations Coordinator
Housatonic Community College
900 Lafayette Blvd.
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Tel: 203-332-5229, Fax: 203-332-5247
E-mail: asmith@hcc.commnet.edu