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The Keystone Battery of Pennsylvania

Battery "A", 1st Regiment Light Artillery (43rd Volunteers)

Welcome to the Keystone Battery!

Firing the 10-pound howitzer

We are a group of Civil War reenactors located in Ritzville, Washington.

Please browse our site and enjoy the photos.  Check out our calendar of events and consider attending one … it's great fun!  If you are interested in joining our group, please e-mail us and we will let you know when and where our next organizational meeting is held.

Infantry defending the battery

The Union Gap event marked the debut of a new engineering unit.  The new unit, under the command of Lt. Harry Schafer, experimented with various air burst effects and lit up the sky during the night battle Saturday.  Way to go Harry!

See you at Snoqualmie.