It sounds like your son wants to do more cowboy and Indians than having to stand in line and listen to orders.
Originally Posted by Spare_Man
I would try to encourage him to try both and see what he likes the best because it sounds like he is judging what war to reenact by what movie he likes the most. Also it sounds like he is making his decision base on his friends and that is a dead end road.
I started reenacting when I was in high school and I was never made fun of or was called a nerd.
I don't think that WW2 is having a big influence on CW reenacting I have seen ww2 reenactors and they donít seem to put to many men in the field and they are not very well organized.
1st and 2nd Minnesota