Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Today in 17LD History - 1776

"3rd Nov[embe]r 1776.

The 16th and 17th Dragoons are immediately to make up three days Forage [sic] in order to carry with them when the Army moves."

Taken from the British Orderly Books; Sir William Howe, Commander in Chief September 26, 1776 - June 2, 1777