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Re: 1873 cadet issue
Posted by Dick Hosmer on Monday, 25 April 2011, at 4:37 p.m., in response to 1873 cadet issue, posted by Carl Wenberg on Monday, 25 April 2011, at 11:54 a.m.
The Corps of Cadets ran about 400 - so, since around 22,000 cadet rifles were made, many were also issued to other colleges and organizations with similar programs. The Navy used rolling blocks at Annapolis.
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