1812 Event
at the
Buffalo Historical Society

Instructing some of the many visitors to this commemorative event in the workings of a flintlock musket.

From left to right: Ford Best, Parker Ball, Ray B. Ball, Raymond L. Ball

Some young visitors were excited to be able to hold the musket.

Here Ford engages some of the museum visitors regarding the invasion of their fair city.

The US Engineers portray US line infantry of the war of 1812 along with Ray Ball (center) as one of the US Miners, Sappers and Bombardiers.

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