PRVC Officers, Companies, and Contacts


2017 Pennsylvania Reserve Battalion (PRVC, Inc.)

Officers and Companies

updated as of 3/23/17




Elected Corporate and Military Officers of the PRVC Battalion

Executive Board Member**



Dave Robinson, Lt. Colonel and President** 

Ph: 724-877-8905



Ken Gulick, Adjutant and Vice President**



Michael Cassidy, 2nd Lt. and Secretary**

Cell Ph. 717-368-1235



Mike Kiss, Battalion Colonel and Military Advisor**

Cell ph. - 412-977-2866, home 412-856-2120



Heidi Sabol, Civilian Coordinator**



Jonathan Richardson, Major

Cell Ph. 412-979-8360



Jay Spiese, Sergeant Major



Ryan Nedrow, Battalion Chief Bugler

Contact through  





Other officers:


Rich Adams, Founding PRVC Battalion Colonel


Quartermaster Sergeant –and other staff appointed by the Colonel as needed





Web Team:


August Marchetti: Pennsylvania Reserves Historical Society at



Mike Cassidy: PRVC Battalion (beta site) under “PRVC Then and Now” 

Contact: Ph 717-368-1235;


Jonathan Richardson: facebook: Pennsylvania Reserve Battalion

Cell Ph.





PA Reserve Ballalion Companies

*2017 Unit Members of the Battalion (PRVC Inc.)


Only PRVC Battalion Unit Members that have paid dues or attended the Annual Meeting are listed on Website (marked with *) Individual members and portions of non-dues paying units are contained on the roster of the 1st PRVC. Units may also be affiliated with: MG- Mifflin Guard; USV- United States Volunteers; NR- National Regiment; FVB – Federal Volunteer Brigade; V- Vincent’s Brigade, B- Birney’s Division and possibly others.



*1st PRVC -- Company of individual PRVC Inc. members incl. portions of non-dues paying units.

 Dave Robinson Commanding  (USV 1st Regt)  Ph: 724-877-8905;



*Field Music, 1st PRVC / BSA Venture Crew 1861

Mike Cassidy, commanding – 1st PRVC & 1st USV Principal Musician & Venture Crew Advisor

(USV 1st Reg’t)  Ph. 717-368-1235;

facebook: Civil War Field Music 1st PRVC



*30th PV (1st PRVC), Company B “Union Guard”

Jack Braas, Commanding, (MG) Lancaster County Civil War Living History Association-LCCWLHA) & Scott Macbeth at



*Patriot Daughters of Lancaster

(Ladies Aid Society reenactors with 1st PRVC, Co. B and LCCWLHA)

Susan Spiller - Civilian

Sharon Metzger – Asst. Civilian Coordinator-



*30th PV (1st PRVC), Company D

Bob VanderPlate commanding, (FVB)



*9th PRVC “Pittsburgh Rifles” Company A

Mike Kiss commanding, (USV 1st Regt)



*10th PRVC Company G (Mercer’s Rifles)

Chris Evans commanding, (USV 1st Reg’t)

Contact Brian Lebeck at



*13th PRVC / 1st Penna Rifles “The Bucktails” Company B

Ken Gulick commanding (USV 1st Regt)



*40th PVI (11th PRVC) Co. H Pittsburgh PA

Capt Jonathan Richardson Commanding,  (USV 1st Reg’t)  Cell Ph. 412-979-8360

Facebook: “11th Pennsylvania Reserves 40th Regiment Company H”