British soldiers keep up the appearance of a real battle firing their muskets for spectators.
Photo Credit : Hung, Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry
Each year, on the third Monday in April, history buffs come together to breathe life into the battles of Lexington and Concord at the annual Massachusetts Patriots’ Day Reenactment. In 2011, photographers Jonathan Kozowyk and Henry Hung were on hand to capture the recreation of events that sparked a revolution for the 2012 Yankee print feature, “Two Mornings in April.” Here’s a closer look at the Lexington and Concord battles re-creation in photos.
2021 Update. This year the event will be celebrated virtually by the April 19th History Coalition. Learn More
The Battles of Lexington and Concord Reenactment | Patriots’ Day Photo Tribute
Have you ever attended the Patriots’ Day reenactment of the battle of Lexington and Concord?
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