Brig. Gen. Mike Krawczyk - Mike is currently the commanding officer of the 52nd and the Eastern Re-enactors Association and portrays Brig. Gen. James Pettigrew. He has been in the hobby for several years.
Sergeant Major Andrew Krawczyk - Andy has been re-enacting for 10+ years. In addition to his rank in the 52nd, he currently is second in command with the rank of Captain within the ERA. Andrew and his wife Mary have two children who are also involved in the 52nd. Andy also is a drummer in our band.
Pvt. Kurt Best - Kurt has 10+ years in re-enacting. He is the Chaplain for the 52nd, in addition to having the Rank of Captain within the ERA. Kurt also takes the field as a Infantryman at events when needed. He and his wife Amy are now the proud parents of two children.
Corporal John Hogan - John is a veteran re-enactor. The 52nd is the second unit that he has been a member of. John carries the rank of Corporal since 2011 due to his understanding of drill and commands. John is a dedicated member of the 52nd and a true friend to all.
Pvt. Mary Krawczyk - Mary is a veteran re-enactor of several years. She started in the hobby as a civilian and switched to military many years ago. She found that the excitement of the battle outweighed wearing a pretty dress. Mary and her husband Andy are proud parents of a boy and girl, Zachary and Mackenzie.
Sergeant Steve Walinski - Steven currently holds the rank of sergeant in the 52nd. Steve has been reenacting since he was big enough to hold the flag. After his High School Graduation in spring of 2013, he went to college and participates in Pro Wrestling in the Western New York area.
Pvt. Darlene Krawczyk - Darlene entered the hobby as a Civilian and Southern Belle. She switched over to military years ago and continues on that path. She does a great job in the field but does have some problems with orders at times, much like the famed Louisiana Tigers did, yet she knows her stuff. She is also one of our Fife Players in our band
Pvt. David Poole - Dave is entering his seventh season of re-enacting. The 52nd is his first unit. Dave has proved to be a valuable member of the 52nd and his love of this hobby keeps him involved. He recently retired from the West Seneca School District.
Mackenzie Krawczyk - Mackenzie has now become a veteran reenactor. She has just completed another season as a civilian reenactor and recieves anything she wants from the commanding officer because she is his best buddy.
Zachary Krawczyk - Zach, or Hoss as we call him, is entering his 5th year reenacting. Always willing to help with anything and is fast learner. Never afraid to take on the Commanding Officer.
Pvt. Scott Gurney - Scott has completed his third full year of reenacting. He experienced the "Elephant" at Angelica 2010 for the first time. Scott has been a great addition to the ranks. He and his wife are now the proud parents of son, Sam and daughter, Kendra. We are trying to grow our own recruits. Scott is into body building and poetry.
Pvt. Gabrielle "Gabbi" Gurney - Gabbi belongs in Hollywood doing movie rolls. She can do almost any first impression she is asked to do. Gabbi plays the part of Civilian as well as infantryman. She and her husband Scott are the proud parents of Sam and Kendra. Gabbi has been know to have broken the ear drums of other people with her strength.
Pvt. Ronald Hunter - Ron is now already entering his 4th Season with the 52nd. Ron's been a friend to all and is willing to help with anything in camp or any other time. Ron is the proud father of 2 children that also reenact with the 52nd, Emily and Leo. Ron is also our band bass player.
Samantha "Sam" Sullivan - Sam, along with her mate Ron, is also entering her 4th season. Sam is a Civilian along with being a accomplished musician and fife player. Her and Ron share the duties of Mom & Dad to their children Emily and Leo.
Leo Hunter - Leo is the son of Samantha and Ron and is entering his 5th season with the 52nd. The unit believes in growing its own members to keep the hobby going.
Emily Hunter - The Daughter of Samantha and Ron is also now entering her 5th reenacting season as a civilian.
Pvt. Scott Janiszewski - Scott is entering his 4th season with the 52nd. He is also a drummer in the 52nd band and loves living history, events, and stuff like that. He and his wife Karen where great additions to our units family.
Karen Janisweski - Karen is also entering her 4th season with the unit. Karen is also a accomplished musician and a music instructor. She plays a civilian in the unit as well as a Fife Player in the 52nd band. Karen is also the leader of the band.
Pvt. Jessica Downs - Jessica was one of the biggest supporters of the 52nd along with her Mom and Dad. Always coming to see the unit when we appeared in Gettysburg. Finally Karen decided she wanted more and joined the unit as a soldier. She is entering her 3rd year with the unit.
Karen Downs - Karen is a new member of the unit. She and her family officially joined 2016 and we are proud to have them join our family.
Pvt. Tim Taft - Tim has been a member of the 52nd for a long time. He started as a bugler and worked his way up. After leaving the unit for a short time, he has returned with the unit that he started his reenacting hobby with. Tim is a great person and we are glad to have him with us. Also attends college and has entered the political ranks as he ran for Mayor in his home town.
Mel Patterson - Mel has been with the unit on and off for several years. She is camp cook, camp nurse, camp dishwasher, camp babysitter, camp seamstress, and more. She is a great friend to all and was missed when she left. She is back now and we are better for it.
Pvt. Nick Hogan - Nick has spent years with the 52nd. He recieved the award for the "Most Improved" member of the unit. Nick has fast become one of the units best Infantrymen.