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Reenactment Set April 26 and 27

Posted 04/15/2014

Reenactments of the Battle of Mansfield, in celebration of the 150 anniversary of the battle, will occur Saturday and Sunday, April 26 and 27, at the Mansfield State Historic Site on Hwy 175 south of Mansfield, La.  Infantry and cavalry living historians will be on site for the event and to portray military camp life for visitors. Daniel Frankignoul of Brussels, Belgium, official historian of the family of Gen. Polignac, will offer insight into this fascinating general. This is a perfect time to visit the historic site and remember those who fought there in April 1864.