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Time Periods => Newville, PA => WWII Events => WWII => East Front => Topic started by: Antonescu on April 17, 2008, 05:55:27 AM
Event Name: Transylvania: 1944-1945
Event Date: September 12th-14th, 2008
Event Location: Newville, PA
Event Fee: $30
Hosting Unit: WWIILHA
Event Type/Description: Late 1944, Romania has joined the Allies and along with the Soviet Union is pushing into Hungarian occupied Transylvania. Germany and her last true ally Hungary must hold the last natural defensive barrier in the region.
Units have been invited to attend but some units were unable to be reached. If your unit would like to seek permission to attend (Soviets and their Allies in the Balkans) email the WWIILHA at firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information: Unit name, 1 point of contact, list of previous events attended, number of members and unit CO. German units have already received their invitations to event. Red Army units and GWA members who have WWII Soviet or Soviet Ally impressions please contact the WWIILHA on attending the event.
Event Contact: WWIILHA
Event Contact Email: email@example.com
Event Website: N/A
Note: Authenticity will be enforced. Water, port-o-johns and firewood will be provided
We would like everyone to know that we will be donating a portion of the funds and also setting up a donation box for The Greatest Generations Foundation. This foundation sends veterans to the areas they once fought in so many are going for the last time for WWII. It's only right to give something back to those who served.
Please visit their website at http://www.tggf.us/ (http://www.tggf.us/) and hopefully everyone will be able to help just a little.
Registration has begun. Units (Soviet and Soviet Allies in Balkans) who is wanting to attend needs to contact the WWIILHA. German units have already been invited so please if doing German do not email due to German units closed. If you are not registered you will not be allowed access to the event.
Here is the event website:
This will be my first visit to Newville and I am VERY excited to be attending the event! I've heard wonderful things about the site.
I'm curious, what vendors will be attending? I would like to pick up a few things to flesh out my Soviet impression, as well as begini work on my Luftwaffe Felddivision 'secondary' impression.