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Brian Korthals/Daily Globe File footage from August 2008 shows re-enactors during Pipestone's Civil War Days. This August, the celebration will be caught on film as a Wisconsin studio uses it as a background for a docudrama on drummer boys.

Pipestone to be featured in civil war docudrama

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PIPESTONE -- Anyone who has dreamed of being a movie extra may have that chance in August -- as long as they have a period costume from the Civil War.


Every two years, re-enactment troops filter into Pipestone with their muskets, flags and uniforms of Confederate gray and Union blue. In August 2010, Wes Kruse will be there to capture it on film.

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