Wainwright, the last US combat cavalry commander, thought it folly for the US to unhorse the cavalry. Afghanistan is that place that General Wainwright predicted.
posted on 09/21/2001 8:32:45 PM PDT
Ahh, FreeRepublic is the place old cavalry reenactors go when they get too old, fat and feeble to go as cavalry. I looked at the roster and saw many old members of the 7th Illinois with whom I used to ride. Many members of the 7th Tennessee Cavalry, Co. D., CSA are posters of this forum.
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