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Cavalry life in tent and field

by Boyd, Orsemus Bronson Mrs.

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Boyd, Orsemus Bronson, Mrs.,
    • United States. Army -- Military life.,
    • Army spouses -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
    • West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMrs. Orsemus Bronson Boyd (Frances Anne Mullen Boyd) ; introduction by Darlis A. Miller.
      SeriesTait"s Kenilworth series ;, no. 5.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF594 .B8 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 370 p. :
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4273478M
      ISBN 100803211767, 0803260636
      LC Control Number81019772

      In this book, besides observing Caesar's guile, it is well to note Labienus, who demonstrates initiative and intelligence as he handles difficult positions; moving out, for example, with twenty-five cohorts and some cavalry, then maneuvering and tricking the Treveri into a corner reflects real cunning and results in a victory for the Roman forces. One of the cavalry tactics employed in such encounters was the caracole, developed in the midth century in an attempt to integrate gunpowder weapons into cavalry tactics. Equipped with one or two wheellock pistols, cavalrymen would advance on their target at less than a gallop. As each rank came into range, the soldiers would turn away.

      During their eighteen years of marriage, Fannie gave birth to a daughter and two sons. Though they spent months apart while she tended to her children in New York, Fannie loved the West and Army life. She told her story in Cavalry Life in Tent and Field (by Mrs. Orsemus Boyd, University of Nebraska Press, ) which she published in Book/Printed Material History of the Sixth New York Cavalry (Second Ira Harris Guard) Second Brigade -- First Division -- Cavalry Corps, Army of the Potomac Library of Congress Control Number Language English Life in tent and field,

      Each soldier was furnished with a canteen, cartridge box, and haversack, which were worn on his body over the shoulder. As a cavalry officer, a LT would have both a sword and a revolver (or more than one revolver) with a pistol box of reloads. He. Civil War tents came in many different shapes and sizes. Civil War tents were made out of canvas. At the start of the Civil War Union soldiers often used the Sibley tent. This tent was invented in by Henry Sibley a West Point graduate who explored out west. The design was inspired by .


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Her Cavalry Life in Tent and Field, a tribute to her husband that describes her experiences in the West as an officer's wife, was published in It is considered one of the finest of the genre.

Early in the new century, perhaps inshe bought a house and land in Boonton, New Jersey, where she lived for the rest of her life. She died in.

Having lived all of her nineteen years in New York City, Fannie Mullen could hardly have known what life lay ahead of her when she married Civil War veteran, Lieutenant Orsemus B. Boyd. Clouds of cavalry, avalanches of field-guns and—at that time a novelty—squadrons of motor-cars (private and military) completed the array.

For five hours the immense defilade continued. Yet this was only a twentieth of the armed strength of the regular German Army before mobilization. History of the Sixth New York cavalry (Second Ira Harris guard), Second brigade, First division, Cavalry corps, Army of the Potomac, Life in tent and field,by E.

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