Seth Chiaro

BoRIA Advisor for Historical Events

Seth was born in Carmel, New York.  He moved to Rhode Island in 2001. Seth joined the Army in 2007 and Medically Retired in 2016. Seth served as a Motor Transport Operator and infantryman. Seth spent a few years on Active Duty Orders with the RI Funeral Detachment. Seth volunteered for a deployment to 

Afghanistan for a Provincial Reconstruction Mission. Seth was injured at the Mobilization site and did not deploy. Because of his injuries, Seth Medically retired from services. Seth currently lives in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. He is married with three children. Seth is employed at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport as a DoD Contractor. Seth overseas two contracts on base. An Administrative Service and Shipping/Mail Contract.

Seth spent three years with the Artillery Company of Newport. He served as the Adjutant Officer. During his last year, he was the Executive Officer. Seth left the ACN in 2018. After a brief break, Seth joined the 54th Regiment of Foot under Steven Gardner. Seth was promoted to the Rank of Regimental Sergeant Major. Seth helps with planning and organizing events.  

Seth joined the Butts Hill Fort Restoration Committee April 2021. Seth started the Facebook site and evolved to organizing the Living History events. The Butts Hill Fort Restoration Committee held its first Living History Event October 2021. The event was a success, and the town was very pleased with the turnout.