Military Service Day was held at the Patton Homestead at 650 Asbury St. in Hamilton. The free event was sponsored by the A. P. Gardner American Legion Post 194 on Saturday, July 13, 2019.

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The event celebrated military service in many forms and eras and included military reenactors, enthusiasts and veterans sharing war history knowledge and artifacts from nearly every century.

Military Service Day featured a 1943 M4A Sherman Tank Demonstration and a Massachusetts State Police EC135 Helicopter Landing!


Military Reenactors, Equipment Displays, Demonstrations,
Military Vehicles Including Half Tracks, Light Tanks, Heavy Trucks,
Artillery, Support Equipment, Memorabilia,
Massachusetts Mounted Park Rangers,
Massachusetts State Police K9 & More to be Announced!

For more information please contact Peter Gwinn by email at or by phone at 978-317-1234.

Some information is also available at the AP Gardner Post 194’s Facebook event:

Abbreviated tours of the Wenham Museum’s Patton Family Archive were available on a first come first served basis on Military Service Day.