The Lew Wallace Youth Academy wrapped up today with an audience with General Lew Wallace (seated) in his officer's tent. General Wallace and his troops will receive visitors until 9:00 p.m. tonight, and again from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Sunday.
The Academy "recruits" get the feel for their woodfield rifles before the captain drills them.
Tanner, Felipe, and Jordan help the surgeon with an "amputation."
The patient, Sam, said the hardest part of "losing" his leg was that he could hear the sawing but couldn't see what they were cutting!