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By Philip Katcher

Whilst the Southern states seceded to shape their very own govt in 1861, one in every of their first strikes used to be to organise a military. The South's struggling with males served from the time in their enlistment until eventually the top of the struggle, receiving negative rations, or even worse garments – and this although one of many first steps taken by means of the recent military used to be to layout a uniform and identify criteria for accoutrements and guns. during this first of 5 volumes reading American Civil struggle armies, Philip Katcher profiles the uniforms issued by means of the nationwide accomplice executive to its artillery, cavalry and infantry troops.

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