Fort Sumter National Monument commemorated the 242nd anniversary of the Battle of Sullivan’s Island with special programs on Saturday, June 23 and Sunday, June 24 at Fort Moultrie.

The theme of the event was to explore and observe the American Revolution through the perspective of a South Carolina soldier. Live musket demonstrations were performed by volunteer reenactors from the 2nd South Carolina Regiment, National Park Service volunteer reenactors and staff.