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General Order No. 2, 19th Kansas Cavalry - Page

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This order established the daily routine that must be observed by the cavalry forces located near Fort Cobb. This includes reveille (5:45am), calls for meals, and finally taps (8:25pm).

Creator: Crawford, S. J. (Samuel Johnson), 1835-1913
Date: January 2, 1869

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This brief document demonstrates the typical routine of a soldier in Kansas, as well as the monotony of military life. It works in tandem with documents that describe the daily life of soldiers on the plains.

KS:7th:1.5:Forts and Trails (2005)

Item Number: 210373
Call Number: Military History Coll. 617 Box 4, Folder 14
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210373

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