FAIR HAVEN – Continental Arms Collectors Association’s Revolutionary War Unit blasts its way through the streets of Fair Haven celebrating America’s independence at the Independence Day Parade on July 5.
Members from Oswego, Baldwinsville, Fayetteville, Potsdam, Saratoga, New York City, and Savanah, Georgia, interpret a company from the 1st New York Regiment, of George Washington’s, Continental Army in 1782.
During the War of Independence New York State furnished approximately 44,000 troops in the service of the United States.
CACA is a National Rifle Association affiliated club committed to “enhance the public knowledge on the significance of firearms in American history.”
This type of educational and patriotic event exemplifies the organization’s purpose.