Third Annual World War II Encampment

2012 WWII Encampment Re-enactment

2012 WWII Encampment Re-enactment

Calling all history-buffs! It’s that time of year again! MCHS will be hosting its Third Annual World War II Encampment!

On Saturday, June 15 and Sunday, June 16th, attendees will be able to visit Allied and Axis camps, see weapons, military equipment, and vehicles up close, and learn about World War II from re-enactors in period dress! You will also be able to visit the U.S.O. Canteen in the threshing barn and discover life on the homefront!

MCHS will be hosting special events throughout the weekend:

  • Saturday: 6:30pm to 8:30pm – U.S.O. Style Swing Dance with Greendale Village Swing Band
  • Sunday: Noon – WWII-era ladies baseball game in the East Field – included with admission
  • Sunday: 2pm – Learn about the history of the Milwaukee Soldiers Home and the VA Center with author Patricia Lynch
  •  Ongoing tours at the Jeremiah Curtin House throughout the weekend!

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Trimborn Farm
8881 W. Grange Ave.
Greendale, WI

Saturday, July 15 – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday, July 16 – 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Adults: $5.00
Children & Seniors: $3.00

Parking will be available on Grandview Avenue, and in the large field just east of the Jeremiah Curtin House, along Grange Avenue.


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