The Post War Frontier Army

Rolling the Cloak --Step 2

"...The cape is then turned down over the sleeves, in such a manner that the front edges may exactly cover those of the cloak. The lower extremity of the cloak is turned up about 10 inches;..."

Diagrams from the Civil War Cavalry Review
Courtesy Bob Erickson of Hamilton, Montana
Text from Cooke's Cavalry Tactics

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The New Buffalo Soldiers, Shadow Hills, CA.