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'Yankee Re-constructionist Kepist..' I like it!!:smiley:
Although....perhaps a good solid pikeman's morion helmet would be safer??
I agree Mark. I have read a fair bit about the American Civil War, but had never come across this fascinating information. A real gem of information from a gem, thanks Donald.
Still, the contradiction about knowledge is that the more one knows the more you realise the less you know as the grey areas around established 'facts' become more evident.
In the old Red Badge of Courage movie they mentioned Union lancers which I had never heard of.
Now Rebel pikemen! I learn something new about history every day it seems.
An interesting idea.
All the best! Cappy
Or a set of British Waterloo-period infantry with long-bows.
Yes, it was suggested at the time!