4th Cuirassiers on manuevers
Grande Armée – 1st_Regiment_of_Carabiniers
September 15 1919, FAREWELL to Blue-Horizon
“And so, leaving their blue-horizon uniforms,
the survivors became civilians again…”
Note: “blue-horizon” was the color of the Fench soldiers’ uniforms
Mousquetaires de la garde 1ère Compagnie, 1776.
French drum major’s sword, circa 1840.
from Czerny’s International Auction House
CAPTAIN SHAKO OF THE 74TH LINE INFANTRY REGIMENT, MODEL 1845, JULY MONARCHY. France
French cuirassiers, during mobilization 1914.