Philip Katcher's American Civil War armies (5) : volunteer militia PDF

By Philip Katcher

ISBN-10: 0850458536

ISBN-13: 9780850458534

Uniformed volunteer devices have been raised by way of contributors, often from an area's social élite who had sufficient spare time and cash to spend on such enthusiasms. They voted on their unit designation, their officials and non-commissioned officials, their unit ideas, and their uniform. Many destiny leaders discovered their abilities in those ranks, and volunteer armed forces devices shaped the center of many struggling with devices on either side of the Mason-Dixon line. With the aid of a number of images and illustrations, together with 8 complete web page color plates through Ron Volstad, Philip Katcher does a good activity of detailing the uniforms of the volunteer armed forces of the yankee Civil warfare (1861-1865).

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