Living history: Civil War re-enactors march down a trail at Confederate Memorial Park on Saturday as part of the park’s annual Living History event. Re-enactors demonstrated Civil War-era music, equipment, uniforms and flags, and even held a mock skirmish.
Looking back: Battallion Sgt. Major Mark Mershimer, a re-enactor at the Civil War Living History Program Saturday at the Confederate Memorial Park, demonstrates to guests how soldiers would have lived during the war.
Civil War soldiers take a break between the Living History demonstrations and a skirmish between Union and Confederate troops.
Major Kenny Morrison rides a horse during the program.
Demonstrator Paul Whaley of Prattville shows the different food rations issued to Civil War soldiers, including what kind of food, how much and how it was transported.