Enthusiasts from as far as California gathered for a Spanish-American War reenactment held at the Jefferson Barracks Laborers House on June 12, 2021. Thomas Hoff, St. Louis County Parks curator, explains the role that Jefferson Barracks played in the conflict,  including Battery A of the 1st Missouri Light Artillery Regiment. . Jefferson Barracks Historic Site will host a World War 1 reenactment later this year from Oct. 8-10. For more information, visit their Facebook page. Production by Michael J. Collins

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Michael J. Collins is a junior journalism student at Western Kentucky University and a native of Shelbyville, Kentucky. He works as the Content Manager for the College Heights Herald in Bowling Green, where he previously served as the Digital News Editor.