To have your event listed on the Crown Forces website, the following criteria must be met...
#1: You have been asked to submit your event by a senior Crown Forces officer.
-- and/or --
#2: Your event is specifically about The War of 1812 and/or has a significant amount of War of 1812 content in terms of reenactors, living display. or academic study and/or has a significant Napoleonic military component in terms of reenactors, living display, or academic study that involves members/staff of The Crown Forces North America and are approved by one of the two administrators for this section.
(Please, for corrections, tell one or the other of us... not both...)
Decisions to add a listing to the site rely on one of these two gentlemen approving the addition and the decisions are final.
The information we will need for the website is as follows...
When a user first visits the Crown Forces website and looks at the calendar of events, they see this...
Very basic information of the current "year" of events.
As a more "filled out" example, here's the listings for June of 2018...
Events listed on the calendar are *NOT* necessarily official "Crown Forces" events, but do have members or staff of Crown Forces North America involved within them and have passed the criteria listed below to be included in our calendar...
- War of 1812 Event
Reenactment or living encampment specific to the War of 1812 in North America.
- Timeline Event
Reenactment or living encampment of reenactors interpreting/displaying multiple periods in history. Listed events here include a significant contribution towards the display of the War of 1812 in terms of living history or information and involves members or staff of Crown Forces North America.
- Napoleonic Events in North America
Although Crown Forces is focused on the interpretation/portrayal of the War of 1812 in North America, we also acknowledge that we are British Forces of the Napoleonic period. As such, we do take part in Napoleonic events when offered. Event listed here involve members or staff of Crown Forces North America.
This category is used for academic lectures and symposiums, markets and fairs, and other events that include significant relevance to The War of 1812 in North America and involve members or staff of Crown Forces North America.
When the link on the main page is clicked...
The link opens to VERY basic information... the name, the location (Town/City, Province/State,) and a link (outside of the Crown Forces website that the person submitting the information provided,) for more information.
The link can be to an email address, website, FaceBook page, or any other usable (through a browser) information space/document. PLEASE do not send us (attachments via email) items to upload for you (documents, files, PDFs, images,) but only links to where they can be accessed online...
We cannot provide "extra information" more than the above... so please keep this in mind.
Thank you for your help with these listing.