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14th OVI 3rd Arkansas

Reenacting Group


The 14th OVI/3rd Arkansas is a non-profit corporation dedicated to remembering the Civil War through Living History and preservation. Our unit is based in the northwest Ohio and the southeast Michigan area. If you have questions or wish to get more information on joining our family oriented group. Please feel free to give us a shout via email.

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Our Preservation Efforts



Johnson’s Island Prison Clean Up | April 4th

Our clean up day this year is April 4th. At this event the Friends and Descendants of Johnson’s Island will be having a ceremony where we will burn the mortgage on the property! This is a wonderful occasion as it only took about 8 years to fully pay off the $300,000+ mortgage!

McKinely Dress Restoration Project | COMPLETED

14th OVI / #rd ARkansas has completed this restoraion project and funded the money to compeletly restore two of Ida's ball gowns for First Lady Ida McKinely dresses.