WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM

Zulu Dawn:Corporal Storey : [to the soldier next to him, referring to the ammunition] Soft 'eaded buggers these. Flatten out against the bone. Smash 'em out. Storey's mate: But bullets run out... and those bloody spears don 't.
 
HomeHome  GalleryGallery  PublicationsPublications  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Latest topics
» The end of TMFHT
" en banderole " ??? EmptyToday at 12:36 pm by Frank Allewell

» Acting Chaplain Thomas Henry Wilkin.
" en banderole " ??? EmptyYesterday at 5:55 pm by 1879graves

» Best Zulu War Books
" en banderole " ??? EmptyFri Mar 27, 2020 11:08 pm by 90th

» knobkerrie brought back by a soldier of the 91st Highland Regiment
" en banderole " ??? EmptyThu Mar 26, 2020 12:13 pm by 90th

» Just a quick hello to you all
" en banderole " ??? EmptyThu Mar 26, 2020 6:36 am by beeza

» Royal Small Arms Factory Sparkbrook Birmingham
" en banderole " ??? EmptyWed Mar 25, 2020 2:39 pm by FROGSMILE

» Vusamazulu Credo Mutwa
" en banderole " ??? EmptyWed Mar 25, 2020 9:21 am by Frank Allewell

» Levy Leader Mr A. Smerdon
" en banderole " ??? EmptyTue Mar 24, 2020 7:03 pm by 1879graves

» Captain HUGH O'DONNELL.
" en banderole " ??? EmptyMon Mar 23, 2020 7:01 pm by 1879graves

» By reporting an abuse relating to “Sexual and/or pornographic content” you will get my attention.
" en banderole " ??? EmptyThu Mar 19, 2020 5:12 pm by beeza

» Closure of the National Army Museum, Chelsea
" en banderole " ??? EmptyThu Mar 19, 2020 10:06 am by John Young

» Pte. William JENKINS, KIA Isandlwana
" en banderole " ??? EmptySun Mar 08, 2020 9:19 pm by Tim Needham

» Zulu assegai or not
" en banderole " ??? EmptySun Mar 08, 2020 4:28 pm by Magnus

» Zulu War kit bags
" en banderole " ??? EmptySun Mar 08, 2020 3:46 pm by Magnus

» Colonel J.H, Spurgin 21st Fusiliers
" en banderole " ??? EmptySun Mar 08, 2020 11:20 am by 1879graves

Surgeon-General SIR CHARLES MacDONAGH CUFFE, K.C.B., LL.D
" en banderole " ??? Cuffe-Surgeon-181x240Isandula Collection)
Black as Hell, Thick as Grass
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Top posters
90th
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Frank Allewell
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
littlehand
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
ADMIN
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
1879graves
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
rusteze
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Chelmsfordthescapegoat
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
John
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Mr M. Cooper
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
impi
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Fair Use Notice
Fair use notice. This website may contain copyrighted material the use of which has not been specifically authorised by the copyright owner. We are making such material and images are available in our efforts to advance the understanding of the “Anglo Zulu War of 1879. For educational & recreational purposes. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material, as provided for in UK copyright law. The information is purely for educational and research purposes only. No profit is made from any part of this website. If you hold the copyright on any material on the site, or material refers to you, and you would like it to be removed, please let us know and we will work with you to reach a resolution.
Top posting users this month
Frank Allewell
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Julian Whybra
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
90th
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Magnus
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Peter35
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
1879graves
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
ymob
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Lunger
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Neil Aspinshaw
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
aussie inkosi
" en banderole " ??? Bar_left" en banderole " ??? Bar" en banderole " ??? Bar_right 
Most active topics
Isandlwana, Last Stands
Durnford was he capable.1
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
Durnford was he capable. 4
Durnford was he capable.5
The ammunition question
Durnford was he capable.2
Durnford was he capable. 3
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
The missing five hours.

 

 " en banderole " ???

Go down 
AuthorMessage
Guest
Guest



" en banderole " ??? Empty
PostSubject: " en banderole " ???   " en banderole " ??? EmptyMon Nov 04, 2013 5:02 am

Hi all

Anyone know if the 91 th soldiers at Gingindhlovu Have Fought With Their blankets " en banderole " or not ?

They wore them or not?

Cheers

Pascal
Back to top Go down
John Young

John Young

Posts : 2016
Join date : 2013-09-08
Age : 64
Location : Lower Sheering, Essex

" en banderole " ??? Empty
PostSubject: Re: " en banderole " ???   " en banderole " ??? EmptyMon Nov 04, 2013 5:20 pm

Pascal,

Personally, judging by Fripp's drawing of Gingindlovu, which was worked-up into a Graphic engraving, I would say no.

This was something that done on the march. There is the well-known photograph of the 91st in line-of-march. The 57th also adopted the same idea.

JY

Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



" en banderole " ??? Empty
PostSubject: Re: " en banderole " ???   " en banderole " ??? EmptyMon Nov 04, 2013 6:21 pm

Bonsoir et merci John


Therefore after you, if I understand a little the English language, In campaign , their  walked with their blankets " en banderole ", but not fighting with, ditto for the 57 th ...


Cheers


Pascal
Back to top Go down
John

John

Posts : 2558
Join date : 2009-04-06
Age : 57
Location : UK

" en banderole " ??? Empty
PostSubject: Re: " en banderole " ???   " en banderole " ??? EmptyMon Nov 04, 2013 7:03 pm

FPascal you may find this interesting.


Historical records of the 91st Argyllshire Highlanders, now the 1st Battalion Princess Louise's Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, containing an account of the Regiment in 1794, and of its subsequent services to 1881 (1891)



Zulu War pages 259-298

https://archive.org/stream/historicalrecord00goffuoft#page/258/mode/1up
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



" en banderole " ??? Empty
PostSubject: Re: " en banderole " ???   " en banderole " ??? EmptyMon Nov 04, 2013 7:15 pm

Merci Very Happy
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




" en banderole " ??? Empty
PostSubject: Re: " en banderole " ???   " en banderole " ??? Empty

Back to top Go down
 
" en banderole " ???
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM  :: BRITISH / COLONIAL UNIFORMS. WEAPONS.-
Jump to: