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#1 Bill Scott

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Posted 17 July 2019 - 07:31 AM

Can someone tell me what period this uniform is from and what it is.Thanks for looking and your thoughts.Scotty PS the actual color on the uniform is red not the orange.

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#2 Major Z

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Posted 17 July 2019 - 08:22 AM

John Langellier's book, More Army Blue, identifies this as the 1885 pattern (page 197). Given what I read through, the white piping on the red cuffs and collar indicate this is Engineer branch and not Artillery like I first thought. Pretty cool uniform!



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Posted 17 July 2019 - 08:40 AM

Major Z I was asking for a friend and He and I thank you for your time and knowledge.Scotty




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