Full Dress Sabretaches of the British Army, by William Y Carman

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Full Dress Sabretaches of the British Army, by William Y Carman

Full Dress Sabretaches of the British Army, by William Y Carman

Published by the Military Historical Society in 2000, 72 pages. A5 size booklet (N6455CHX1)

This booklet provides a fascinating account of Full Dress Cavalry sabretaches. A Sabretache is a flat bag (like a large pouch) that was worn suspended from the belt of a cavalry officer, and this booklet is illustrated throughout with lots of black and white photographs of actual Sabretaches from various regiments, as well as 16 pages of colour photographs (displaying one Sabretache per page). Contents include:

Royal Waggon Train
Royal Engineers
Royal Staff Corps
Royal Artillery (including RHA)
6th Inniskilling Dragoons
4th Queen's Own Dragoons
3rd King's Own Dragoons
2nd Royal North British Dragoons (Scots Greys)
The Royal Dragoons
7th (the Princess Royals) Dragoon Guards
6th Dragoon Guards (Carabineers) 27
5th (or Princess Charlotte of Wales) Dragoon Guards
4th (Royal Irish) Dragoon Guards
3rd (Prince of Wales's) Dragoon Guards
2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays)
1st (King's) Dragoon Guards
Royal Horse Guards
Life Guards
Staff

Condition of the booklet is generally good. The cover has one or two minor scuffs and blemishes but is clean and bright, the staple spine is intact, and all pages are intact, unblemished and tightly bound.

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