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MASSACRE FLAT EXPEDITION
Date(s): 24-26 April, 2010 (1863). Album by 2nd cal cav member. 1 - 159 of 159 Total. 0 Visits.
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COLUMN IN THE FIELD

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The Captain's Ear
Pvt. William Graves (William Harper) has an informal moment with the Captain.

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CAMP, DAY 1
Something to sit on.

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Evening Watering Call

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End of Day 1
The birds get a final searing.

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End of Day 1

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Breakfast, Day 2
Gettin' hungry.

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FISH FRY
I caught it....you clean it and cook it...we'll eat it.

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Breakfast, Day 2
Capt. & First Sgt.

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Departing camp, day 3

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Departing camp, day 3

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CAMP

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TENT AND SADDLE LINE

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CAMP

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GOOD PLUCKING
and good eatin'.

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Company Street
Troopers discuss the mission around the fire. Dog tents are in line.

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PICKET LINE

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PICKET LINE

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TOUGH BIRDS
Pvt. Patrick Shannon halves a chicken while assisting the Commissary Corporal for dinner.

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Starbuck's has nothing on us.
Commissary Corporal Thos. Whiting grinds coffee.

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"WHAT".
"Don't bother me, I'm grinding your coffee!"

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Corporal of the Guard Shimaell
Cpl. Valentine Shimaell creates the guard duty roster.

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Wild Fire
Captain AW Starr attempts to light his cigar, while troopers enjoy the spectacle.

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SACRAMENTO RIVER

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SACRAMENTO RIVER

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Breakfast...bacon ends.

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A watched pot DOES boil, if its a cavalry fire.
(l-r): Pvt. Patrick Shannon (David Brown), 1st Sgt. William Baldwin (Brian Frontella), Cpl. Valentine Shimaell (Mike Winters) and Capt. AW Starr (Don Treco)

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The morning catch.
Cpl. Valentine Shimaell and the Rainbow Trout he caught for breakfast.

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The handoff...
Cpl. Shimaell hands off his "catch of the day" to Cpl. Whiting for cooking.

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Cpl. Shimaell's "Bauble"

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Battering the Fish for frying.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Cpt. AW Star, 1st Sgt. William Baldwin and in the background, Sgt. Robert Duncan.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
1st Sgt. William Baldwin

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
1st Sgt. William Baldwin fires the 1859 Sharps carbine.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Pvt. Seth Degarmo (Bradley Souza) fires his Colt.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL

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Capt. Starr enjoying the antics of the boys.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Sharps carbines await firing...and then cleaning.

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COLUMN IN THE FIELD

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COMPANY MULE
"Iris" brings in the commissary.

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COLUMN IN THE FIELD

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COLUMN IN THE FIELD

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COLUMN IN THE FIELD

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COLUMN IN THE FIELD

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Cpl. Valentine Shimaell at peace.

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Sgt. Robert Duncan, foreground.
Michael Paisley

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1st Sgt. William Baldwin
Brian Frontella

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WHO WANTS A DRUMSTICK?

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PICKET LINE

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FRESH BIRDS AND BEANS

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Fish Fry

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A FINE BREAKFAST

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CPL. VALENTINE SHIMAELL
Michael Winters

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Cpt. AW Starr & Cpl. Shimaell
Don Treco, Mike Winters

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Pvt. William Graves & Capt. AW Starr
William Harper,Don Treco

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Pvt. Seth Degarmo & 1Sgt. Wm. Baldwin
Bradley Souza, Brian Frontella

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Pvt. William Graves
William Harper

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HEY WHAT CHA GOT IN THERE?

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OK NOW, BE NICE.
Cpl. Whiting ensures the safe keeping of Zuni's feed.

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PICKET LINE
Iris, Army Mule.

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PICKET LINE

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PICKET LINE

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PICKET LINE
Iris, enjoys breakfast.

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Captain & 1st Sgt. in Camp

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Sgt. Robert Duncan takes aim with his Sharps carbine.

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Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol, Day 2
Cpl. Thos. Whiting and Zuni

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Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol, Day 2
Cavalry mount "Cody" and the enlisted McClellan

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Patrol, Day 2
Cody watches movement approaching past the telegaph pole in the distance.

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Patrol, Day 2
Rookie is alerted to movement approaching.

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"Corporal Punnishment"
"I will not leave my horse without a leadstrap or he will run away." "I will not leave my horse without a leadstrap or he will run away." "I will not leave my horse without a leadstrap or he will run away." "I will not leave my horse without a leadstrap or he will run away." "I will not leave my horse without a leadstrap or he will run away." "I will not leave my horse without a leadstrap or he will run away."

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A lesson learned.
"If my horse runs away, I become Infantry". "If my horse runs away, I become Infantry". "If my horse runs away, I become Infantry". "If my horse runs away, I become Infantry". "If my horse runs away, I become Infantry". "If my horse runs away, I become Infantry".

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CAMP BY NIGHT

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Morning in Camp

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Morning in Camp

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Morning in Camp

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CAMP IS STRUCK
Saddles are packed and Iris is readied for the trip to Red Bluff.

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1st Sgt & Captain discuss the day.

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CAMP IS STRUCK

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CAMP IS STRUCK
Iris is packed.

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Departing camp, Day 3

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Departing Camp, Day 3

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Enroute to Massacre Flat, Day 1
Watering Call.

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Enroute to Massacre Flat, Day 1
Watering Call.

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Enroute to Massacre Flat, Day 1
Watering Call.

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Enroute to Massacre Flat, Day 1
Company Mule "Iris" and Sgt. Robert Duncan.

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Enroute to Massacre Flat, Day 1
Horse itch.

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Arrived at Massacre Flat, Day 1
Watering Call in the river.

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Arrived at Massacre Flat, Day 1
Watering Call in the river.

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Arrived at Massacre Flat, Day 1
Watering call at the river.

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Arrived at Massacre Flat, Day 1
Watering call at the river.

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Arrived at Massacre Flat, Day 1
Watering call at the river.

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Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol day 2

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Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol, Day 2
1st Sgt. & Captain through the wild flowers.

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Patrol, Day 2
Capt. AW Starr and "Shiloh"

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Patrol, Day 2
1st Sgt. William H. Baldwin & "Tuff"

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Patrol, Day 2
Pvt. Patrick Shannon and "Cody"

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Patrol, Day 2
Pvt. William Harper & "Rookie"

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Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol, Day 2
Maidu spirit watching us.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Capt. Starr, his 1847 Colt Walker, and an egg.

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Departing Camp, Day 3
1st Sgt. & Captain leading by twos.

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Arrived at Massacre Flat, Day 1
Camp established, fire made, beans cooking.

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Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol, Day 2
Thru the wild flowers.

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Departing Camp, Day 3
Guidon bearer, Cpl. Valentine Shimaell.

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Departing Camp, Day 3
Thru the lava creek beds.

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Departing Camp, Day 3

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Enroute to Camp, Day 1
Mt. Lassen looms before us.

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Enroute to Camp, Day 1
In column by file; Cpl. Thos. Whiting with Guidon.

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Enroute to Camp, Day 1
First Sgt. William Baldwin

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Cpl. Thos. Whiting (Rob Wangberg) and Iris.

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Capt. AW Starr and 1st Sgt. Wm. Baldwin supervise establishing camp (picket line, tent line, saddle line, company commissary area, etc).

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Foraging for shelter tent uprights at the river's edge, Pvt. Seth Degarmo (Bradley Souza)

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Unnamed trooper foraging for shelter tent supports.

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Plenty of wildlife.

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Pvt. Patrick Shannon (David Brown) forages for uprights.

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NCO call.

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DINNER

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Capt. Starr and 1st Sgt. Baldwin

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Pvt. Seth Degarmo tends the picket line.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
1st Sgt. Wm. Baldwin takes aim.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Capt. AW Starr fires his Colt Walker.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Defending camp from attack from the river.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Sgt. Robert Duncan fires his '59 Sharps carbine.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Pvt. William Graves fires his Colt Army.

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Patrol, Day 2
Watering call at the river before departing for Patrol.

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Patrol, Day 2
Watering Call.

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Patrol, Day 2
Watering Call.

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Returning from camp, Day 3.
Clouds move in.

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Returning from camp, Day 3.
Cpl. Thos. Whiting.

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Returning from camp, Day 3.
Watering Call.

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Returning from camp, Day 3.

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Observing Commissary at work. Captain AW Starr (Don Treco).

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Captain AW Starr.

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Pvt. Seth Degarmo (Bradley Souza)

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Capt. AW Starr and 1st Sgt. Baldwin.

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Arrived at Camp, Day 1
Company Street established. Row of troopers' dog tents.

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End of Expedition
Celebrating a great ride.

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End of Day 1
Relaxing around the fire.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL
Pvt. Patrick Shannon's marksmanship.

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Patrol, Day 2
Squad departs camp for patrol, leaving behind camp guards.

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Departing camp, day 3

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Departing camp, day 3

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COLUMN IN THE FIELD
Enroute to camp.

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COLUMN IN THE FIELD

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FEEDBAGS, THE MOVIE

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FEEDBAGS II, THE SEQUEL

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Pvt. Patrick Shannon firing the Sharps
Left tin can takes a hit as the .52 cal round hits the water.

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LIVE FIRE DRILL

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On Patrol, Day 2

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Patrol, Day 2
Noon mess and rest for the mounts next to a watering hole.

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Patrol, Day 2
Column in file.

 
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