The Battle of Aiken

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Customers peruse the offerings at one of the sutler tents during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Angela Metts gives a sewing demonstration during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Jacob Moody plays with the Un-Reconstructed Band during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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A couple walks through the Confederate encampment during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Members of the Un-Reconstructed Band perform during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Jacob Moody plays with the Un-Reconstructed Band during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Customers peruse the offerings at one of the sutler tents during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Confederate soldiers drill before the start of the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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The Army of the French Broad Fife and Drums performs before the start of the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Bottles of Ole Doc Bell's Wizard Elixir line a shelf on a concession stand during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Bottles of Ole Doc Bell's Wizard Elixir line a shelf on a concession stand during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Angela Metts gives a sewing demonstration during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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The Army of the French Broad Fife and Drums performs before the start of the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Tom Flood with the Army of the French Broad Fife and Drums performs before the start of the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Confederate soldiers drill before the start of the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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A reenactor takes a break before the start of the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Barry Myers makes a flintlock out of an old file during a blacksmith demonstration at the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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(From left-right) Tanvi Patel, Paula Jacks, Tara Rogan and Victoria Jacks wait for the start of the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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(From left-right) Tanvi Patel, Paula Jacks, Tara Rogan and Victoria Jacks wait for the start of the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Members of the Confederate army fire on Union soldiers during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Union calvarymen prepare to enter the battlefield during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Lisha Cooksey tries on a hat in one of the sutler tents during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Confederate soldiers prepare to enter the battlefield during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Confederate soldiers prepare to enter the battlefield during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Confederate soldiers prepare to enter the battlefield during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Members of the Confederate army fire on Union soldiers during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Members of the Confederate army fire on Union soldiers during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Members of the Confederate army fire on Union soldiers during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Confederate soldiers prepare to enter the battlefield during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Smoke from cannon fire envelopes Confederate soldiers during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Members of the Union calvary fire on Confederate soldiers during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Members of the Confederate calvary prepare to fire on Union soldiers during the reenactment of the Battle of Aiken, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Aiken, South Carolina. TODD BENNETTSTAFF

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