Welcome to the online home of the BAR SHOT, newsletter for the Northwest Department of the Brigade of the American Revolution.  This site holds the most current, as well as past issues of the SHOT to keep you informed of Northwest Department events.  To learn more about the Brigade of the American Revolution, click here.

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2022 Event Schedule
(Calendar listings hold links to event notices if available)

April 9-10                  NW Dept. School at Hale Farm and Village

                                   Bath, Ohio  

                                   ***  Important - This is now a one day event. 

                                   Just Saturday, April 9th ***

                                   School Event Notice

                                   Hale Farm Webpage

                                  Bob Cairns, coordinator

April 30 -1 May       Ohio Civil War Show

                                  Richland County Fairgrounds, Mansfield, Ohio  


                                  Civil War Show Event Notice

                                  Ohio Civil War Show Webpage   

                                  Bob Cairns coordinator


June 11-12                Heritage Village

                                  Cincinnati, Ohio  


                                  Heritage Village Event Notice

                                  Heritage Village Webpage     

                                  Bob Cairns, coordinator

July 16-17                Fort Laurens State Memorial

                                  Bolivar, Ohio  

                                 Fort Laurens Webpage

                                 Bob Cairns, coordinator

August 6-7               Ft. Steuben, Steubenville, Ohio    


                                 Fort Steuben Webpage

                                 Doug Wechter, coordinator


September 25          Cleveland Metro Parks,  Fall Fest

                                  Brecksville, Ohio    

                                  Fall Fest Webpage

                                  Bill Lucas, coordinator


October 1-2              Adena Mansion

                                  Chillicothe, Ohio    

                                  Adena Mansion Webpage

                                  Joe Forte, coordinator

October 15-16         Hale Farm & Village

                                 Bath, Ohio  


Watch your email and the NWDBARSHOT.com page for event information mailings.

Northwest Department


Board of Directors

Commander - Bob Cairns, 8th PA  email

Deputy Commander - Dave Miller, 5th VA  email

Adjutant - Bob Kashary, 5th VA  email

Inspector - Bill Lucas, 23rd R.W.F.  email

Paymaster - Ken Tischler, 64th Ft.  email

Member At Large - Joe Forte, Dept. of Geographers  email

Member At Large - Diane Miller, 5th VA  email

Member At Large - Doug Wechter, 1st Jagers  email

Past Commander - Jack Rogers, 5th VA Regt.