American Civil War: Union Army by Robin Smith

By Robin Smith

A close examine the uniforms and gear of the general military and the militai regiments.Features the yankee Indian Cavalry devices. greater than one hundred fifty pictures. RAPIDили

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LlW1. mI'1:~ 30 scouandl Actual flag, and &ketch: the 1'9werse of the &ame flag. Decoration&: all embroidered in go4d-ot1 ptlow. Motto: black. Regimental name: gold. Photo: Tl'usteM of the Niatio"al MuseurrtS of kotland) 31 The Guidon ot the Royal Qlln ! 1776. Sheet: light green with a gold frin99 on all four sid'ff. Wreath: dark green around a harp and crown in gol'd . JO(I in a lighter shade. ack lettering and decoration. other devices; a, sword in grey; a cannon in grey and brown; a bomb in grey ~th red flame&; each surrounded by a wreath in green.

The 2nd Horse received standards in 1750, but in an unknown quantity. They were still carryi nq these in 1768 and . indeed. may have continued to do so until 1772; certainly the inspection returns make no reference to the issl1e of new standafds in the intervening period. The rElgimant, which bel:ame ttie oth Dragoon Guards in 1788. ;,irds in 1796. These are no doubt the flags refarred 10 in thE=! inspac~tion reh•ms of 1800. whon the regiment was reported to have four standards in goad condition.

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