Welcome to the online home of the BAR SHOT, newsletter for the Northwest Department of the Brigade of the American Revolution. This site holds the most current, as well as past issues of the SHOT to keep you informed of North-West department events.


Current SHOT Edition
NWD Fall Shoot
Summer 2017 Newsletter

Past SHOT Editions
Spring 2017 Newsletter
Winter 2017 Newsletter
Fall 2016 Newsletter
Summer 2016 Newsletter
Spring 2016 Newsletter
2016 NWD Event Letter
Fall 2015 Newsletter
Summer 2015 Newsletter
Spring 2015 Newsletter
Winter 2015 Newsletter
BAR SHOT - Summer 2014
BAR SHOT - Spring 2014
Fall 2014 Newsletter
BAR SHOT - Winter 2013
BAR SHOT - Winter 2012
BAR SHOT - Winter 2011

2017 Event Schedule
(Calendar listings hold links to the event's notice if available)

March 18-19 Kalamazoo Living History Show, Michigan
April 22-23 Spring Firelock Match, Lodi, Ohio
May 6-7 Ohio Civil War Show, Mansfield, Ohio
May 19-21 Siege of Fort Randolph - Point Pleasant, West Virginia
June 3-4 Ft. Niagra, Youngstown, New York
July 8-9 Ft. Laurens, Bolivar, Ohio
August 19-20 Ft. Meigs, Perrysburg, Ohio (joint NWD/NWTA)
September 2-3 Oglebay Park, Wheeling, West Virginia
September 24 Fallfest, Brecksville, Ohio
November 4-5 Fall Firelock & School, Belleville, Ohio

Northwest Department 2015 Board of Directors
  • Commander - Bob Cairns
  • Deputy Commander - Dave Miller
  • Adjutant - Bob Kashary
  • Inspector - Joe Forte
  • Paymaster - Bill Dibbern
  • Member at Large - John Conklin
  • Member At Large - Bill Lucas
  • Member At Large - Bernie Borowski
  • Member At Large - Cheryl Weidner

Important NWD Links
Main Site for the Brigade of the American Revolution
Brigade of the American Revolution, Northwest Department Page

updated 1/31/2016 DJH
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