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The 5th Ranger BTN, Co. B/Crew 1944 sponsored by the MAPS Air Museum will be holding the First Annual Christmas Truce Ball on Saturday, January 18, 2020 beginning at 1800 hours at LaPizzaria Restaurant & Banquet Hall in Canton, Ohio.  This is open to World War II reenactors representing any nationality, as well as veterans, friends, supporters, collectors, organizers, and historians who contribute to our hobby.  It is our hope that you will share this invitation with members of your unit, group or organization so that all have the opportunity to attend.  Attire for the Ball will be WWII dress uniform or period correct civilian dress clothing.

Please mark your calendars and spread the word at this time.  Reservations through the U.S. Mail, or here on our website.


Anyone! All WWII Reenenactors of all Nationalities, Supporters of Reenacting, and their guests.


Dinner, Dancing and Comaraderie in Preparation for the 2020 Reenacting Season.


  • Cocktails - 1800hrs.
  • Dinner - 1900hrs.
  • Dancing - 2000hrs.
  • Endex - 2300hrs.


  • Door Prizes!
  • 50/50 Raffles!
  • Silent Auction!


  • Class A
  • Dress/Mess

Please RSVP by January 15th 2020. Register here, or cash or check payments can be sent to Crew 1944, P.O. Box 6088, Canton, OH 44706. Visit worldwar2reenactors.org for more information.

The event will include dinner, cash bar, a raffle, door prizes, dancing and music by the Moonlight Serenade Big Band.  Please consider sponsoring the Ball or a World War II Veteran at any of these levels:

  • Eisenhower - $500.00*
  • Patton - $250.00*
  • Rommell - $100.00**
  • Montgomery - $50.00
    or provide a Door Prize to be drawn during the Ball

*Two tickets will be provided for donors at these levels
** One ticket will be provided for donors at this level

Special recognition will be given to all of our event sponsors.  Reservations are due by January 10, 2020.