Topic: Spring

Patriots’ Day Reenactment | Photos

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Over the span of a few days in April each year, Patriot reenactors come together to breathe life into the historic battles of Lexington and Concord at the annual Patriots’ Day Reenactment.

Photographers Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry Hung were on hand to capture the recreation of events that sparked a revolution.

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Re-enactors cross the North Bridge in the British Mourn Arms Parade.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Cannon firing demonstrations draw a crowd.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Re-actors pose with one of the working cannons used in a public demonstration.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

A woman and her children play the part at Hartwell Tavern.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Keeping in formation, the colonists head to Hartwell Tavern. No detail is too small in terms of authentic accessories-muskets, tin water cans, wool blankets.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Costumes are impeccably made and authentic to the colonial time period.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

British soldiers keep up the appearance of a real battle firing their muskets for spectators.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Colonist set a serious tone as they get into character along Battle Road.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Colonists march in character through the crowds.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

British re-enactors wait along Battle Road.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Nearly 300 Colonial and British re-enactors participate in the “fight back to Boston” along Battle Road Trail in Lincoln.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Colonists march in character through the crowds.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

Detail of a colonist’s clothing and accessories during the Battle on the Green.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

The re-enactment of the Battle on the Green in Lexington begins at dawn.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Patriots' Day Reenactment

British and American flags held high during the British Mourn Arms Parade in Concord.

Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry

Learn about the this year’s Patriots’ Day events.

To see more of our photographers’ work, please visit their respective websites:
http://www.jonathankozowyk.com
http://henryhungphoto.com/

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