group shot of the 21st Michigan, Co. HThe 21st Michigan is a group of  Union Military, Civilian and Living Historians dedicated to the preservation of the Civil War era.

    Soldier and civilian reenactor members portray 19th Century life through active participation in battlefield reenactments, military and civilian encampments, living history events, parades, educational presentations, and other activities.  Members provide the public a
realistic recreation of military service and camp life during the American Civil War era through use of reproduction equipment including "period correct" uniforms and civilian clothing, musical instruments, tents, and camp furnishings.

This website is under active construction. Watch for regular updates. The most recent update for each page is noted in the footer below. For more information on membership or about our activities or to inquire about our historical school presentations please email us at

If you would like an application to join us click here. (All applicants must be approved by the Board of Directors.)

For more information about the historical 21st Michigan, click here to download our recruitment packet.