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Re: SN 188663
Posted by W. R. Smith on Sunday, 12 January 2014, at 8:14 p.m., in response to Re: SN 188663, posted by Dick Hosmer on Sunday, 12 January 2014, at 7:37 p.m.
Just curious...what were they raising and equipping all the militia for between 1881 and 1882? Gearing up for action in the west? Would this militia have been mounted troops, or simply infantry armed with carbines? Thanks.
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