1812 Militia at Caulk’s Field Remembrance

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In the early morning hours of August 31, 1814 a Royal Navy unit under the leadership of Sir Peter Parker encountered the Kent County Militia. 199 years later at the Mitchell Inn near where the Battle of Caulk’s Field occurred was a two day festival.

This photo was taken during one of the Militia’s demonstration.

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