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 Quarterly Unit Teleconference

January 3, 7 p.m.

POC: Rainey

EVENT TYPE: General business meeting - Continued preparation for April training event

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: All Members as available

 

 Quarterly Unit Teleconference

April 3, 7 p.m.

POC: Rainey

EVENT TYPE: General business meeting - Continuations - Equipment sales, Equipment locations,

                            Future Planning - Hazleton, Phoenixville, Bedford, Nazareth, Conneaut

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: All Members as available

 

 Pershing Rifles Military Fraternity

University of Virginia, City of Charlottesville, VA

April 12

POC: Rainey

EVENT TYPE: Parade, Weapons Demonstration, D & C, Public Interaction

TIME PERIOD: England April 1943-44,

UNIFORM: Pre D-Day Invasion Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: All Members as available

 

 Prelude to the Invasion

National D-Day Memorial, Bedford, VA

April 20

POC: Smith

EVENT TYPE: Public Memorial, Living History, Public Interaction

TIME PERIOD: Pre D-Day Invasion

UNIFORM: D-Day Invasion Walkaround Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small

Link: https://www.dday.org/

 

 Push for St. Lo  

Enfield, NC

April 25-28

POC: Smith

EVENT TYPE: Private Battle

TIME PERIOD: Post D-Day Invasion, Summer 1944, Infantry Squad in the Field

UNIFORM: Post D-Day, Summer 1944 Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

 

 Battle for the Mountain

Hazleton, PA 

April 26-28

POC: Micucci

EVENT TYPE: Private Battle

TIME PERIOD: Post D-Day Invasion, Summer 1944, Infantry Squad in the Field

UNIFORM: Post D-Day, Summer 1944 Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

 

 WWII Weekend

Phoenixville, PA 

May 3-5

POC: Sabo

EVENT TYPE: General Recruitment, Small Field Tactical, Living History, Public Display, Public Interaction, Veteran Support

TIME PERIOD: Post D-Day Invasion, Summer 1944, Squad Pulled Off the Line

UNIFORM: Post D-Day, Summer 1944 Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

Link: http://ww2weekend.org/

 

YingYang Army Heritage Days

Army Heritage & Education Center, Carlisle Barracks, PA

May 17-19

POC: Dietz, Rainey

EVENT TYPE: General Recruitment, Small Field Tactical, Living History, Public Display, Public Interaction, Veteran Support

TIME PERIOD: Post D-Day Operations, June - August 1944, Squad Pulled Back from the Main Line

UNIFORM: Post D-Day, Summer 1944 Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

LINK: http://www.carlisle.army.mil/ahec/armyheritagedays/index.cfm

 

YingYang Warbirds Over the Beach

Virginia Beach, VA

May 17-19

POC: Aycock

EVENT TYPE: General Recruitment, Small Field Tactical, Living History, Public Display, Public Interaction, Veteran Support

TIME PERIOD: TBD

UNIFORM: TBD

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

Link: https://militaryaviationmuseum.org/airshows/wotb/event-schedule/

 

YingYang Armed Forces Day 5K Run/Walk

National D-Day Memorial, Bedford, VA

May 18, 8 a.m.

POC: Ostrander

EVENT TYPE: Public Support our Armed Forces, Living History, Public Display, Public Interaction, Veteran Support

TIME PERIOD: Pre D-Day PT

UNIFORM: Pre D-Day Walkaround Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

LINK: https://runsignup.com/Race/VA/Bedford/ArmedForcesDay5K

 

YingYang D-Day Commemoration

Waterfront Park, Alexandria, VA

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 1

POC: Resser

EVENT TYPE: Living History, Public Display, Public Interaction, Veteran Support, Public Memorial

TIME PERIOD: June 1944 Normandy Invasion

UNIFORM: June 1944 - D-Day Walkaround Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

 

YingYang D-Day Commemoration

National D-Day Memorial, Bedford, VA

June 5-9

POC: Smith, Sabo

EVENT TYPE: Living History, Public Display, Public Interaction, Veteran Support, Public Memorial

TIME PERIOD: June 1944, Pre-Invasion Camp, & Normandy Invasion

UNIFORM: June 1944 & D-Day Invasion Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Maximum Effort, All Personnel

Link: https://www.dday.org/

 

YingYang Reading Airshow

Reading Airport, Reading, PA

June 7-9

POC: Jones

EVENT TYPE: Field Tactical, Living History, Public Display, Field Hospital, Medical Operating Demos, Major Public Interaction, Veteran Support

TIME PERIOD: Joint Event with AMMI Medical Clearing Station/Field Hospital

UNIFORM: Post D-Day, Summer 1944 Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

LINK: https://www.maam.org/maamwwii.html

 

YingYang Jacobsburg Historical Society WWII Living History Weekend

Jacobsburg, PA

June 20-23

POC: Miccuci, Newhard

EVENT TYPE: General Recruitment, Field Tactical, Living History, Public Display, Public Interaction, Veteran Support

TIME PERIOD: Post D-Day/Pre-Bulge (July-November 1944)

UNIFORM: Post D-Day, Summer/Fall 1944 Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

LINK: http://www.jacobsburghistory.com/news/events/2017-world-war-ii-living-history-weekend/

 

 Quarterly Unit Teleconference

July 3, 7 p.m.

POC: Rainey

EVENT TYPE: General business meeting - Beginning plans for D-Day, Conneaut Ohio, Future Planning

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: All Members as available

 

 Unit Teleconference – D-Day Ohio Prep

July 31, 7 p.m.

POC: Rainey

EVENT TYPE: General business meeting - Last Minute D-Day Prep Conference Call

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: All Members as available

 

YingYang D-Day Commemorative Reenactment

Town Park, Conneaut, OH

August 14-19

POC: Buffington, Jones, Rainey, Resser, Sabo, Watkins

EVENT TYPE: Living History, Public Display, Major Public Interaction, Field Tactical,

    Training Opportunities, Veteran Support, General Recruitment

TIME PERIOD: June 1944, Pre-Invasion Camp, Operation Overlord, Normandy Invasion

UNIFORM: June 1944 & D-Day Invasion Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Maximum Effort, All Personnel

LINK: http://www.ddayohio.us/

 

YingYang WWII Living History Weekend

Eisenhower Farm, Gettysburg, PA

September 12-15

POC: Deitz, Rainey

EVENT TYPE: Living History, Public Display, Assist AMMI Field Hospital with Casualties,

    Public Interaction, Training Opportunities

TIME PERIOD: 1939-1940 Pre War Mobilization

UNIFORM: 1939-1940, Mix of WWI & Pre WWII Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

LINK: https://www.nps.gov/eise/planyourvisit/event-details.htm?event=C50DC83A-155D-451F-67FAC14CBFF20E3B

 

YingYang VMMV Open House,

Nokesville, VA

September 20-22

POC: Smith, Galusha

EVENT TYPE: Living History, Public Display and Interaction with Armor, Training Opportunities

TIME PERIOD: Late April 1945 in Germany

UNIFORM: Late Spring 1945 Field Kit (Mix of Post D-Day, Winter 44-45, and Late War issue gear)

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

LINK: http://www.nmaw.org/news/events/

 

 Quarterly Unit Teleconference

October 2, 7 p.m.

POC: Rainey

EVENT TYPE: General business meeting - Future Planning

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: All Members as available

 

YingYang Collings Foundation "Battle for the Airfield",

Stow, MA,

October 3 - 6

POC: Kessler

EVENT TYPE: Living History, Public Display, Public Interaction, Training Opportunities, Small Public Battle

TIME PERIOD: Mid Fall to Early Winter 1944, Western France

UNIFORM: Post D-Day Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small to Moderate

Link: http://www.collingsfoundation.org/event/battle-for-the-airfield/

 

YingYang Battle of Aachen,

Youngstown, OH

October 3- 6

POC: Watkins

EVENT TYPE: Private Battle – Operational

TIME PERIOD: Mid Fall to Early Winter 1944, Western France

UNIFORM: Post D-Day Field Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Moderate to Heavy

 

YingYang Veterans Day Parade,

Leonardstown, MD,

November 11

POC: Hayes, Ford, Jones

EVENT TYPE: Veterans Day Parade, Public Display, Public Interaction                 

TIME PERIOD: Mid Fall to Early Winter 1944, Western France

UNIFORM: Post D-Day Walkaround Kit

ATTENDANCE LEVEL: Small – Moderate

 

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