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Civil War to 1907
Full Roster : Company H Roster
Transcription of Rhode Island Pendulum article, dated June 1861, noting the company's enlistment
During "The War Between the States" the Kentish Guards enlisted as a unit,
and served as Company H of the 2nd Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry.
This photo, taken circa 1868 in front of the Armory in East Greenwich RI, is a nice example
of the Kentish Guards in the immediate post Civil War era
NCO's and drummers, circa 1876
Kentish Guards Fife and Drum Corps in 1898. Note the appearance of wooden piccolos.
These pictures, taken in Providence, RI, are from the Honourable Artillery Company of London's visit on October 3, 1903.
Kentish Guards, circa 1907, when the unit had many Civil War veterans.
An interesting shot of the Kentish Guards Armory from a vintage postcard of unknown date.
Note the long-gone tree and cast iron fence on the right hand side of the Armory.