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Firepower through the ages - Henry Rifle - MUR3_ftahenry1Featured image : Firepower through the ages - Henry Rifle - MUR3_ftahenry1

Loading and firing the lever-action Henry rifle popular in the America of the 1860s incuding the wild west and the American Civil War

Gallery updated : 11th Jun 2012

Featured battle : Appomattox (09 April 1865)

Sheridan reached Appomattox before Lee to cut him off. Lee sent Fitzhugh Lee and Gordon to engage the Union cavalry, but when Grant's infantry arrived and deployed for battle, Lee saw that the situation was hopeless and asked for terms. To all int...

Database updated : 10th Oct 2013

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