Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: [WarOf1812] Longwoods - PS

Expand Messages
  • BritcomHMP@aol.com
    ... Far less disconcerting I should think than the alternative (though more accurate) method of determining casualties; to start putting those little lead
    Message 1 of 2 , May 5 9:09 AM
    • 0 Attachment
      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 the
      > 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!"
      > ;->)
      >


      Far 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 ! :-)
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.