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      Anzio Express and North Platte Canteen at Illinois Railway Museum 2011 in Union

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      May 27, 2011 - May 29, 2011

      Friday   3:00 PM - Sunday 6:00 PM

      7000 Olson Rd.
      Union, Illinois 60180

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      Anzio Express and North Platte Canteen at Illinois Railway Museum 2011

      This registration set up is for

      REENACTORS ONLY.

      The general public should go towww.for additional information on fees etc.

      REGISTRATIONIS NOW CLOSED FOR THIS EVENT.

      If you know of anyone who wants to still attend but missed pre-registration, they can still come but must adhere to these rules :

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      The year is late 1944, Near the end of World War Two and the Allies have liberated Rome.

      Also, you are in North Platte Nebraska, awaiting young soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines as they travel to and from posts.

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      Or you may wish to read "Once upon a Town" by Bob Greene to get a feel for the event.

      We need WW2 Vendors!

      Paid admission is necessary for admission by the public.

      We need German, Italian, American, British and all other Allied groups for camp displays, battles, train skits and more.

      We especially need civilian ladies impressions who will act as towns people and hostesses for the re-creation of the North Platte Canteen Troop Train scenarios, and for riding the trolley trains.

      Open grounds for set upFriday May 27, 2011 after 3PM. NO tracked vehicles, wheeled vehicles only at this time.POV's must remain on the roadway when loading or unloading gear due to buried signal cables and piping in the Railyard.

      No open fire pits or surface fires allowed due to flamable materials on the grounds.

      More informationmay be obtained at the official website:

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      including schedule, maps of the grounds, directions and S&A rules,

      & weather forecast information.

      To speed registration, please print and execute a copy of each necessary waiver from our websitebefore coming to the event and bring to reenactor registration.

      When entering the museum grounds,your printed ticket from this site and a photoID is required.

      For more information, email Phil Lauicella at

      Or call 630.

      Hosted by 87th Mountain Infantry, 10th Mountain Division (TSG),353rd Infantrie (HRS)

      and theIllinois Railway Museum

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      Cost: Anzio Express and North Platte Canteen 2011 15 1 Anzio Express and North Platte Canteen 2011 0.00

      Categories: Museums & Attractions

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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