Download PDF by Philip Katcher: American Civil War armies (5) : volunteer militia

By Philip Katcher

Uniformed volunteer devices have been raised via contributors, often from an area's social élite who had adequate spare time and money to spend on such enthusiasms. They voted on their unit designation, their officials and non-commissioned officials, their unit ideas, and their uniform. Many destiny leaders realized their talents in those ranks, and volunteer defense force devices shaped the center of many scuffling with devices on each side of the Mason-Dixon line. With the aid of quite a few images and illustrations, together with 8 complete web page color plates by way of Ron Volstad, Philip Katcher does a superb task of detailing the uniforms of the volunteer armed forces of the yank Civil warfare (1861-1865).

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60 MILITARY MEDALS, DECORATIONS & ORDERS Second Class Cross (Neck Badge), with Oak Leaves of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle. Obverse of the Second Class Cross with Oak Leaves of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle on war ribbon. Reverse of the Second Class Cross, on war ribbon, of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle. Fourth Class Cross of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle. 61 GERMANY Third Class Cross of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle. Medal of the Order of the Red Eagle. Fourth Class Cross of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle, 3rd model.

59 Reverse of the Second Class Star of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle. Second Class Cross of the Prussian Order of the Red eagle. 60 MILITARY MEDALS, DECORATIONS & ORDERS Second Class Cross (Neck Badge), with Oak Leaves of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle. Obverse of the Second Class Cross with Oak Leaves of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle on war ribbon. Reverse of the Second Class Cross, on war ribbon, of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle. Fourth Class Cross of the Prussian Order of the Red Eagle.

34 CZECHOSLOVAKIA Medal for Service to the Homeland. Jeff Floyd Cross for Faithful Service, 1938. Jeff Floyd 35 36 MILITARY MEDALS, DECORATIONS & ORDERS Commemorative Cross for Volunteers, 1918-1919; awarded to those in action in Slovakia against the Hungarian Communist troops of Bela Kun. Medal for Conscription. Jeff Floyd CZECOSLOVAKIA Medal bar for service with the Czech Legion in France during World War I; from left to right: The Czechoslovakian War Cross; Czechoslovakian Legion Medal; The Czechoslovakian Victory Medal; French Croix de Guerre; French World war I Commemorative Medal, 1914-1918.

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