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
Fall 2018 Newsletter

Past SHOT Editions
Summer 2018 Newsletter
Spring 2018 Newsletter
Winter 2018 Newsletter
NWD Fall Shoot
Summer 2017 Newsletter
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

2018 Event Schedule
(Calendar listings hold links to the event's notice if available)

March 17-18       Kalamazoo Living History Show, Michigan
April 21-22       NW Dept. Spring Shoot, Griffithsville, W.Va.
May 5-6           Ohio Civil War Show, Mansfield, Ohio
June 2-3          Blennerhassett Island, Belpre,Ohio/Parkersburg W.Va.
June 16-17        Battle of Monmouth 240th, Freehold, N.J.
July 14-15        Ft. Laurens, Bolivar, Ohio
August 25-26     Ft. Meigs, Perrysburg, Ohio
September 30      Brecksville Fallfest, Ohio
October 20-21     Schoenbrunn Village, New Philadelphia, Ohio
November 3-4      NW Dept. Fall Firelock Match, Log Cabin Shop, Lodi, Ohio
November 17-18    240th Commemoration, Fort Laurens March-In

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 - Bill Lucas
  • Member at Large - Thadd McClung
  • Member At Large - Ian Skidmore

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

updated 1/27/2018 DJH
© 2016 All rights reserved