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Fort Davis and the “Child of the Fighting Tenth”

  "I was graduated at a private school near Philadelphia the last of June 1884, when I was barely past my seventeenth birthday, and went with my parents, brother, and sister to Fort Davis, Texas, where the Regimental Headquarters of the Tenth Cavalry was then stationed. Regimental Headquarters meant having the band at our garrison.… Continue reading Fort Davis and the “Child of the Fighting Tenth”