British Infantry Uniforms: From Marlborough to Wellington by Liliane Funcken

By Liliane Funcken

In England infantrymen gown didn't turn into a true uniform on a wide scale until eventually the Civil conflict, while the recent version military was once equipped in 1645 by way of Cromwell, and later fought the armies of Charles I at Naseby.Red had in general been the conventional color in this dramatic interval of swap. the cause of this selection was once the truth that pink textile used to be so very cheap.It used to be now not till the recovery and Charles IIs accession to the throne that Britain created a typical status military. among 1660 and 1685 its dimension elevated from 5 to 9 regiments. RAPIDили

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