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    Name: WWII Living History Event - "Raid on Renault II"
    Date: April 24, 2021
    Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:

    Raid on Renault II: A Second World War Living History Event

    April 24 and 25, 10am to 4pm (battle reenactment 2pm)

    The Germans have been spotted bringing up a railway gun in order to shell advanced Allied
    positions. In Raid on Renault I, the Allies encountered fierce resistance outside of the town of
    Renault. In Raid on Renault II, the Allies and Free French fighters launch a full-fledged attack to
    liberate the town and capture the railroad station. 

    The event will feature:

    • Battle reenactment (2pm)
    • Living history displays portraying the French resistance, Allies and Axis troops in Europe, civilian home front and much more…
    • Live Audio/Visual presentations on World War II history
    • 1940s radio show vignettes
    • Great food

    Special School Field Trip day - April 23, 2021, 9 am - 1 pm - PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

    Click Here for Lesson Plans on WWII in Florida

    For Teachers: Next Generation Sunshine State Standards

    SS.4.A.1.1: Analyze primary and secondary resources to identify significant individuals and events throughout Florida history.

    SS.4.A.8.1: Identify Florida's role in the Civil Rights Movement.

    SS.912.A.1.2: Utilize a variety of primary and secondary sources to identify author, historical significance, audience, and authenticity to understand a historical period.

    Location:
    Pioneer Florida Museum & Village
    15602 Pioneer Museum Road, Dade City, FL 33523
    Date/Time Information:
    April 24 and 25, 10am to 4pm (battle reenactment 2pm)
    Contact Information:
    352-567-0262
    Fees/Admission:
    $10 adults, $5 students, under 5 free
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