Civil war. When horses still had foot and bone, instead of the garbage being bred today with teacup feet on toothpick legs, no hips, butts, or shoulders....oh...but they have pretty hair.....and they don't move so more people can ride them...... CS
Famous Horses in History | HorseFix.com - Famous Horses - Comanche Comanche was a Mustang/Morgan horse who survived General George Armstrong Custer's detachment of the United States 7th Cavalry at the Battle of the Little Bighorn.
Private Samuel “Sam” Rush Watkins (June 26, 1839 – July 20, 1901) , Company H (the “Maury Greys”), 1st Tennessee Infantry, CSA. Author of 'Company Aytch: Or, a Side Show of the Big Show'. Enlisted 1861, participated in the Battles of Cheat Mountain, Shiloh, Corinth, Perryville, Murfreesboro , Shelbyville, Chattanooga, Chickamauga, Missionary Ridge, Resaca, Adairsville, Kennesaw Mountain, New Hope Church, Zion Church, Kingston, Cassville, Atlanta, Jonesboro, Franklin, and Nashville.
German cavalrymen training in the interwar years. Note the saber of the horseman nearest the camera. The men wear the M16 Stalhelm WW1 vintage steel helmet. The horse was very much present in the German army throughout WW2.