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French & Indian War 250th Commemoration Event
Forbes Encampment at Carlisle 1758

The Regiments of General Sir John Forbes's Expeditionary Force parade through the Dickinson College Campus before being inspected. They then march off to capture Fort Duquesne from the French, thus ending France's colonial ambitions South of Quebec.

Expeditionary Troops Parade

Dedication of the Wayside Marker

Military Life

Court Martial


The Camp

Colonial Dance

Historic Carlisle

AWC Class of 2008 Print

Forbes Expeditionary Troops re-enactment June 2008

Historic Carlisle, Inc. is a non-profit corporation.
Its mission is to recognize and promote the history of Carlisle and Cumberland County.
The mission is accomplished through annual presentations and celebrations, educational programs,
the Carlisle Civil War Building Plaque Program, and the installation of Wayside Markers.

Historic Carlisle Inc. P.O. Box 1211 Carlisle, PA 17013-1211

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