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SEP 14

Liberation of New Oxford

In honor of local veterans of World War II, New Oxford, Pennsylvania will stage a reenactment of the liberation of a Dutch village by an Allied convoy. The Liberation is part of a multi-event historical program, starting Friday evening September 14th designed to remember the sacrifices and celebrate the effort that the nation and its Allies put forth-- on the battlefront and on the homefront-- to stop the spread of totalitarian facism throughout the world and liberate the people under its occupation.

Friday, September 14

Afternoon: 
Re-enactors begin setting up WW2 era camp at New Oxford train station: 206 Lincoln Way West

Night:
USO Dance, 7 pm - 10:30pm

Saturday, September 15
Liberation of New Oxford and Salute to Veterans!:

8 am - 3 pm
(More specific times to be published)
Roads closed at 8 am, Militaria Vendors open and ready for business
Germans occupy town square and surrounding blocks 8:30 am
Allied convoy moves into town
Battle at 9 am
Allies capture Germans at 10 am

10:30 am and for the rest of the day
All-Era Military Vehicles and Living History displays in the town square with food, fun, and music!
Living History Camp at the Train Station. Visit the German and Allied re-enactors, see how they lived in the field.
Learn how you can become involved in any aspect of re-enacting, both Allied and Axis.

Upcoming Event Dates

2018
  • SEP 14
  • SEP 15

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