Re: [WarOf1812] Longwoods - PS
- In a message dated 5/5/2003 7:58:20 AM Eastern Standard Time, ray.hobbs@... writes:
> A footnote to Longwoods - It is a bit disconcerting though when theFar less disconcerting I should think than the alternative (though more accurate) method of determining casualties; to start putting those little lead balls in the cartridges ! :-)
> Commanding Officer of Brigade goes up and down the line and says things
> like, "Now on this one I want lots of casualties!"
> As the report on a British army officer once said, "His men
> will follow
> him anywhere, if only out of curiosity!"