Dade Memorial at St Augustine

The Burial

Photo Credit – By Ebyabe (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons Reading From Everglade to Canyon with the Second United States Cavalry, I slowed to read this poem again. It is about the lost troopers of the First Second Seminole War, 1835-1842, but it is timeless and could have been written in …

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Welcome to the new Second Cavalry Association History site. There is lots to read, so just scroll down. I’ll be adding more and updating the site regularly, so check back in often. Posted below is the original welcome from Dave Gettman, the trooper responsible for getting this idea underway. I’m including it here for continuity, …

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