Welcome to the Home of the Black Eagle Rifles

The 18th Virginia Infantry, Company E, 
is a progressive Re-enactor Company which portrays an active unit in The War for Southern Independence. Our objectives are to: 

  • Participate in living history and battle reenactments of the War Between the States. 

  • Maintain historical authenticity with highest regard in dress, grooming, equipment and conduct.
  • Acquaint and educate the public with the life, times and songs of the Confederate Soldier and civilians. 

  • Maintain a fraternal and socially compatible organization for the recreation and education of our members and their families.

This is our home on the internet, where we share our experiences, and provide information for our members and the public. See our recruitment page if you are interested in joining, and check with us often!

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The Black Eagle Rifles are proud members of the Fighting First Regiment, a 501(c)3 organization.