Reckless…the mare. This horse was a pack horse during the Korean war, and she carried recoilless rifles, ammunition & supplies to Marines. Nothing too unusual about that, lots of animals got pressed into doing pack chores in many wars. But this horse did something more….during the battle for a location called Outpost Vegas. This mare made 50 trips up and down the hill, on the way up she carried ammunition, & on the way down she carried wounded soldiers. What was so amazing? Well she made…

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Unshakeable courage of the real War Horses: The eight million forgotten animals who were killed on the frontline

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An amazing behind the scenes of how the actors control the horse puppets from War Horse at New London Theatre

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Famous Military Horses | Horses and Soldiers both were issued gas masks in World War I.

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Google Image Result for http://animalpetdoctor.homestead.com/ww1_ammunition_carrier.jpg

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