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US Army Uniforms of the Indian Wars, 19th Century (1800s)

united states army indian wars uniforms available include: dress, frock (frockcoats) and sack coats (sackcoats), military blouses, chevrons, shoulder bars / boards, shoulder scales, service stripes, buttons, great coats (greatcoats), capes, shirts (including, pull-over, bib-front and fireman's), cravats, pants (trousers), vests, suspenders, …

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Uniforms of the United States Army - Wikipedia

The uniforms of the United States Army distinguish soldiers from other service members.U.S. Army uniform designs have historically been influenced by British and French military traditions, as well as contemporary U.S. civilian fashion trends. The two primary uniforms of the modern U.S. Army are the Army Combat Uniform, used in operational environments, and the Army …

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Uniforms of the U.S. Navy 1898 - United States Navy

A Uniform Circular of 24 August 1881, which prescribed the insignia for civil engineers, directed that the corps device be the letters C.E. in Old English and the sleeve lace light blue velvet. In using Old English letters as a corps device, the Navy reverted to the 1850's when medical officers had an "M.D." device, and pursers ...

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History of US Navy Uniforms, 1776-1981

A. INTRODUCTION The history of the development of the naval uniform traces the uniforms through significant changes from 1776-1981. These changes are related to naval history in order that the reader can match uniform development with changes in the Navy itself. The study has been compiled utilizing research data available in the Washington area. Uniform Regulations, …

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The Army In The Indian Wars, 1865-1890 – Legends of America

The Army In The Indian Wars, 1865-1890. By the Office of the Chief Of Military History. American Indian Wars. Perhaps because of a tendency to view the record of a military establishment in terms of conflict, the U.S. Army's operational experience in the quarter-century following the Civil War has come to be known as the Indian Wars.

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Combat Uniforms - Military Memorial Museum

1870S Lance Corporal from the 1870s wears the model 1872 kepi, 5 button blouse with chevrons, mounted trousers and 1872 enlisted cavalry boots. His weapon is the 1873 Springfield .45-70 carbine and the Colt 1873 .45 revolver. His saddle is the 1885 model McClellan with correct accessories. PHOTOS (CLICK A PHOTO TO VIEW)

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Cavalry Campaign - Combat Uniforms - Saddles | Army ...

Historic military uniforms, generals uniforms, and military history. 307.635.0019 1717 Carey Ave. Cheyenne, WY 82001: CAVALRY CAMPAIGN - COMBAT UNIFORMS - SADDLES INTRODUCTION The U.S. Army Cavalry units are a mounted force of the United States Army that originated in 1776, during the Revolutionary War. The role of the Cavalry is …

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1903-1910 U.S. Army EM khaki coats - UNIFORMS [REF] USA ...

Posted March 26, 2007. Late in 1902 there was a massive overhaul of the Army uniform regulations. Khaki coats changed also, but not a whole lot structurally. In Spec. No. 631, 1903, the branch-colored shoulder loops were dropped in favor of matching khaki ones. The buttons were now the new 1902 blackened bronze rimless eagles.

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19th century - What is this military uniform from the ...

This is a Tintype photo from around 1860 to 1870 time period. I don't know what country this comes from. The photo was discovered in the United States with a group of pictures tracing a German Surname. The person in the photo is wearing a pickelhaube (spiked helmet) and is holding a rifle with a bayonet.

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The Springfield Model 1873 Rifle - Home of The Army ...

The Springfield Model 1873 was the Army's standard issue rifle during the Indian Wars of the 1870s and 1880s. The rifle also saw service in the Spanish-American War and the Philippine Insurrection. Today, it is a favorite weapon of gun collectors. The origins of the M1873 Springfield date back to the waning days of the Civil War.

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INDIAN WARS US ARMY CAVALRY

#8330 M-1883 GOVERNMENT ISSUE SHIRT-In an effort to cut costs, the US Army Uniform board returned to the pull over style in the model 1883 shirt. And the colored piping- it too was dropped. This shirt is made from 10 ounce dark blue wool flannel and has a stand and fall collar, inset sleeves, new back yoke design, two front pockets and black

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Uniforms 1874

The 1870's brought change to the country, the army, and even the individual soldier. During this time it is important to consider that the equipment and uniforms discussed to this point were all issued and used until the stocks were exhausted.

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America at War | Louisiana Digital Library

Military uniforms--United States--1860-1870 Portrait drawing of Burnside in military uniform. Abstract of provisions issued from the 6th of November 1813 to the tenth of March 1814 inclusive to the Troops in the Service of the United States under the command of Major General Andrew Jackson on the South side of the Tennessee River and under the Con

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Section 6: Army Forts, 1867-1870 | North Dakota Studies

Section 6: Army Forts, 1867-1870. Fort Ransom was constructed in 1867 of oak logs from the Sheyenne River Valley. The fort was built on a site called "Grizzly Bear Hill.". It was located near the present-day town of Fort Ransom, about 30 miles south of Valley City, North Dakota.

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Us Cavalry High Resolution Stock Photography and Images ...

A navy blue wool U.S. Army M-1879 junior officer's dress uniform frock coat (a) worn by John Hanks Alexander of the 9th US Cavalry with two shoulder knots (b, c). Alexander was the first African-American officer in the United States armed forces to hold a regular command position.

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US Military - JoeSalter.com

Description: This is the Type II bayonet for the .50 caliber, Model 1870 Rolling Block Navy Rifle, and measures 24 3/4" overall, with a 20 1/8" straight, double-edged blade having 3/4 length central fullers. The ...

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1870 uniforms - Pinterest

Feb 25, 2020 - Explore Marc Storch's board "1870 uniforms" on Pinterest. See more ideas about military history, military art, french army.

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Category:1870s military uniforms - Wikimedia Commons

Media in category "1870s military uniforms". The following 46 files are in this category, out of 46 total. Balja till arméofficerssabel. Stockholm c. 1875-1885 - Livrustkammaren - 78441.tif 4,961 × 6,789; 64.29 . British Army Officer's Shell Jacket, c. 1875, Lieut. R. W. Elton, British Officer in the 74th Native Infantry Regiment, Indian ...

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The U.S. Army in the West, 1870-1880: uniforms ...

The U.S. Army in the West, 1870-1880: uniforms, weapons, and equipment. Creator: McChristian, Douglas C. Text and photographs illustrate the weapons, equipment, and uniforms of the United States Army from the years 1870 to 1880, including items such as hats, swords, rifles, pistols, clothing, insignias, and ammunition pouches.

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History of U.S. Army Sidearms - Range 365

In service: 1870-1898 Type: Single action cartridge revolver Caliber: .45 Schofield The S&W Schofield Model 3 revolver. Remington Model 1858. In 1870, the U.S. Army adopted a new type of revolver, the .44 S&W American caliber Smith & Wesson Model 3, making it the first standard-issue metallic cartridge-firing revolver in U.S. military service.

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Quartermaster Shop's Mexican War Officer Uniforms

US Army Officer uniforms used during the Mexican War era were those adopted in 1832, 1841 and 1846. Officer Dress Coats were quite ornate with gold lace on their Tail Coats and slashes on the sleeves to denote rank. Although regulations were not always followed, we have tried to adhere our reproduction uniforms to Army Regulations for accuracy.

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U.S. Military Rank Insignia

U.S. Military Rank Insignia. Military rank is more than just who salutes whom. Military rank is a badge of leadership. Responsibility for personnel, equipment and mission grows with each ...

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Uniforms 1872 - The Fort Boise Garrison Living History ...

Enlisted Uniforms 1872. With the end of the Civil War in 1865, Volunteer units went home, and the regular army moved back into the old and a few new forts across the west. The regular army found its self with literally tons of surplus uniforms and equipment leftover from the war. The years between 1865 and 1874 became a time of reexamination ...

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UNITED STATES ARMY ENLISTED RANK HISTORY

War Department Circular No. 670-3, dated 12 October 1955, stated the effective date for the above change was 1 July 1955. New descriptions contained in AR 670-5, dated 20 September 1956, changed the color of the background to Army Green (the color of the new uniform) or Army Blue with the chevron, arc, lozenge and eagle to be gold.

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United States Cavalry - Wikipedia

The United States Cavalry, or U.S. Cavalry, was the designation of the mounted force of the United States Army by an act of Congress on 3 August 1861. This act converted the U.S. Army's two regiments of dragoons, one regiment of mounted riflemen, and two regiments of cavalry into one branch of service. The cavalry branch transitioned to the Armored Forces with …

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Those Who Served: The U. S. Army on the Frontier ...

Beginning in the 1830s and continuing into the 1890s, the United States Army acted as the federal government's principal agent of expansion into the western frontier. One historian writes, "At any given time during this period, fewer than 12,000 soldiers occupied the region exceeding 2 million square miles and occupied some 200,000 Native ...

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The U.S. Army in the 1890s | U.S. Army Center of Military ...

The Army was still converting its armories by 1898, but there were enough Krag-Jorgensen carbines in the supply system to equip all ten Regular Army cavalry regiments. By 1898, conditions in the cavalry were improving. New Congressional authorization [dated 26 Apr 98] called for the reactivation of Troops L and M in each regiment. The strength ...

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U.S. Military Dress and Drill Swords - WW2 Gear

This US Army Officer's Ceremonial Belt is a government spec, current issue ceremonial belt. Features 24K gold-plated buckle with Army Coat of Arms and matching belt keepers. One size. Belt width is 1-3/4 inches wide. Adjustable up to 48 inches in length.

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GAF USA 1872 Uniform Regulations Page - Grand Army of the ...

No. 92. WAR DEPARTMENT, ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE, Washington, October 26, 1872. The following description of the uniform of the Army is published for the information of all concerned, in accordance with the requirements of General Orders No. 76 of this year. B Y ORDER OF THE S ECRETARY OF W AR.

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