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Forsyth's Rifles lay wreath in Russell
Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 6:48 pm

The color guard of the Forsyth¹s Rifles laid a wreath adjacent to the Russell Arsenal yesterday as part of the Russell Arsenal Heritage Weekend. The weekend featured period demonstrations to celebrate the bicentennial of the War of 1812. Forsyth¹s rifles had period camps at the Russell Attwater farm. Demonstrations of 19th century music, cooking, midwifery, tinsmithing or blacksmithing were held. Forsyth's Rifles presided at a Russell wreath laying ceremony Sunday. Photo by Denny Barr, Two Guys and a Camera.