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
Winter 2021 Newsletter

Past SHOT Editions
Fall 2020 Newsletter
Winter 2020 Newsletter
Fall 2019 Newsletter
Spring 2019 Newsletter
Winter 2019 Newsletter
Fall 2018 Newsletter
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

2021 Event Schedule
(Calendar listings hold links to the event's notice if available)

1-2 May NWD Ohio Civil War Show, Mansfield, Ohio Civil War Show Event Notice
14 May (Friday) Fort Laurens School Day, Ft. Laurens State Memorial, Bolivar, Ohio.
26-27June NW. Dept. Firelock Match, Campbellsport Tavern, Ravenna, Ohio.
17-18 July Fort Laurens, Ft. Laurens State Memorial, Bolivar, Ohio
18-19 Sept. Fort Niagara Grand Encampment, Youngstown, New York. Fort Niagara Promo on YouTube
30-31 Oct. Adena Mansion, Chillicothe, Ohio

Northwest Department 2020 Board of Directors
  • Commander - Bob Cairns, 8th PA
  • Deputy Commander - Dave Miller, 5th VA
  • Adjutant - Bob Kashary, 5th VA
  • Inspector - Bill Lucas, 23rd R.W.F.
  • Paymaster - Ken Tischler, 64th Ft.
  • Member At Large - Joe Forte, Geographers
  • Member at Large - John Conklin, R.N.L.P.
  • Member At Large - Doug Wechter, 1st Jagers
  • Member At Large - Diane Miller, 5th VA

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

updated 1/25/2020 DJH
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