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Offline Boone May

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The Non Commissioned Officer in the Frontier Army
« on: June 17, 2005, 03:50:30 pm »
I thought some of you folks might not have seen this online article before.    It's about Non Commissioned Officer in the Frontier Army http://www.bar-w.com/frontier-nco.html
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Re: The Non Commissioned Officer in the Frontier Army
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2005, 10:43:40 am »
That's great info. Thanks for posting it, pard.

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Re: The Non Commissioned Officer in the Frontier Army
« Reply #2 on: June 28, 2005, 11:32:27 am »
Howdy!  Thanks for posting!

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Re: The Non Commissioned Officer in the Frontier Army
« Reply #3 on: July 20, 2005, 09:03:08 pm »
Hey - that was a great link.  I enjoyed reading a bunch of info.
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Re: The Non Commissioned Officer in the Frontier Army
« Reply #4 on: July 25, 2005, 10:15:42 am »
Great info, thanks for the link.

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Re: The Non Commissioned Officer in the Frontier Army
« Reply #5 on: August 09, 2005, 07:07:31 pm »
Hi Bill
It's been a while (the '95 GMMCS encampment at Ft. Hartsuff) You probabaly don't remembe me. I wan't a member then just a volunteer at the fort.
Have you ever thought about re-joining?
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