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To: vetvetdoug
Wainwright, the last US combat cavalry commander, thought it folly for the US to unhorse the cavalry. Afghanistan is that place that General Wainwright predicted.


10 posted on 09/21/2001 8:32:45 PM PDT by ravinson
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To: ravinson
Ahh, FreeRepublic is the place old cavalry reenactors go when they get too old, fat and feeble to go as cavalry. I looked at the roster and saw many old members of the 7th Illinois with whom I used to ride. Many members of the 7th Tennessee Cavalry, Co. D., CSA are posters of this forum.
12 posted on 09/22/2001 2:42:43 PM PDT by vetvetdoug
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