Musket, fife and drum
Friday, July 9, 2010 - 12:03 pm

The Continental Arms Collectors Association's Revolutionary War Unit participated in Fair Haven's annual Independence Parade Friday, July 2. Heralding the arrival of the Fourth of July with musket fire accompanied by the fife and drum renditions of: "Yankee Doodle"; "The Girl I Left Behind Me" and other patriotic 18th Century music, members of the unit interpret an infantry company from the 1st New York Regiment, Continental Army in 1782. From left: Gary Slate, Baldwinsville; John Mattison, Winthrop; George Clark, Oswego; Mitch Maniccia, Oswego; Tim Crisafulli, Fayetteville; Hank Pauly, Winthrop; Susan Wojakowski, Winthrop and Paul Lear, Oswego.