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18TH CENTURY LIVING HISTORY IN AUSTRALIA.

Sunday, 19 February 2012

My Knapsack. New Images.



Note spare moccasins tied to the blanket roll.


French soldiers near the town of Grey in Franche Comté, during the Dutch War. After Van Der Meulen 1690.

5 comments:

Lee said...

What is the source of the Black and White picture?

Le Loup said...

Lee.
French soldiers near the town of Grey in Franche Comté, during the Dutch War. After Van Der Meulen 1690.
Regards, Keith.

Anonymous said...

Just testing for NO word verification!
Keith.

Lee said...

Thanks Keith.

I was interested in the baldric they are wearing as I havent seen one like that before, but it is very smilar to the ones that French troops wore around that time.

Le Loup said...

You are very welcome Lee. I should have added the info earlier, but could not find it! I have since gone back & edited this image.
Keith.