Defeating the British

Event will focus on battle tactics

Mount Gulian in Beacon will host a Revolutionary War Day from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 12, focused on “how we beat the British.”

It will include re-enactors demonstrating battle tactics, tours of the historic house, presentations and a visit from an American Historical Theater actor playing Baron von Steuben, a general in the Continental Army who was stationed at Mount Gulian at the end of the war.