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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #25 on: February 03, 2012, 10:12:56 pm »
This is tough going!    think  im going to do a 11th hussars impression!   instead, and charge the guns

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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #26 on: February 03, 2012, 11:07:04 pm »
inspiration.
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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #27 on: February 04, 2012, 03:49:54 am »
thanks hopalong great pic

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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #28 on: February 04, 2012, 05:24:21 am »
 I  could  just  squeeze into that  
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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #29 on: February 04, 2012, 02:18:16 pm »
They'd be 'far' more impressive with big moustaches...

Right now, they look too 'modern' - despite the uniforming - and short.

Hussars and Dragoons were fearesome sights on their respective battlefields.

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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #30 on: February 05, 2012, 05:44:14 am »
Is this gentleman  more the part

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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #31 on: February 05, 2012, 09:46:59 am »
Very impressive!
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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #32 on: February 05, 2012, 08:22:00 pm »
And whats even more impressive, is that, he rode into the valley of death! and survived  
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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #33 on: February 05, 2012, 08:47:57 pm »
Looks like those modern Hussars got their plumes clipped....

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Re: 1890 US Army Indian Scouts Uniforn Question
« Reply #34 on: February 06, 2012, 02:48:50 am »
 Shot and shell knocked them off ;D
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« Reply #35 on: February 06, 2012, 12:50:19 pm »
Pricey, but he does offer them.

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