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Re: [WarOf1812] Full Dress Cot???

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  • BritcomHMP@aol.com
    In a message dated 5/31/2002 10:42:33 PM Central Daylight Time, ... Well for full dress the sheets are embroidered in gold wire, but it was soon found that the
    Message 1 of 3 , Jun 1, 2002
      In a message dated 5/31/2002 10:42:33 PM Central Daylight Time,
      easeufe@... writes:


      > You have a LT. General's full dress COT? How does that differ from other
      > cots?
      > 8^)
      >
      >

      Well for full dress the sheets are embroidered in gold wire, but it was soon
      found that the more elaborate embroidery kept the general awake and impaired
      his performance on the battlefield so an undress version of simple silk
      embroidery was adopted. the cot itself is the same for all ranks but the
      uprights of a field Marshals cot are built as elongated versions of the
      baton! :-P

      Cheers

      Tim


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    • Nick Wash
      TOUCHE MY FRIENDS VERY SLICK!!!!!!!!!! LMAO Nick : D ... From: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com Date: 01 June 2002 22:55:04 To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com Subject:
      Message 2 of 3 , Jun 2, 2002
        "TOUCHE" MY FRIENDS VERY SLICK!!!!!!!!!!
        LMAO
        Nick : D
        -------Original Message-------

        From: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
        Date: 01 June 2002 22:55:04
        To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
        Subject: Re: [WarOf1812] Full Dress Cot???

        In a message dated 5/31/2002 10:42:33 PM Central Daylight Time,
        easeufe@... writes:


        > You have a LT. General's full dress COT? How does that differ from other
        > cots?
        > 8^)
        >
        >

        Well for full dress the sheets are embroidered in gold wire, but it was soon

        found that the more elaborate embroidery kept the general awake and impaired

        his performance on the battlefield so an undress version of simple silk
        embroidery was adopted. the cot itself is the same for all ranks but the
        uprights of a field Marshals cot are built as elongated versions of the
        baton! :-P

        Cheers

        Tim


        [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]


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