A first step in joining up is deciding which what outfit you'd like to be a part of. You can get more information about each of these under the appropriate menu item on the left. Remember, the RACW is family friendly. Reenactors of all ages welcome.


Southern Refugees
U.S. Christian Commission
U.S. Sanitary Commission

Military, Confederate:

1st Texas Infantry

Hurt's Battery, Alabama Light Artillery

Military, Union:

1st U.S. Cavalry
1st U.S. Sharpshooters
9th Regiment, Invalid Corps
72nd New York Infantry
Federal Artillery
U.S. Medical Department

You should next contact the unit commander or appropriate officer to get advice and information.

Enlistment papers, safety regulations, and other pertinent documents will be found under the DOCUMENTS menu item on the left. These will download as PDF files. Should you need PDF reader software, you can obtain it free HERE.

Membership forms will also be available from unit commanders at all RACW events.