This Week on Dispatches: Dean Snow on Continental and Militia Cavalry at the Battle of Saratoga


September 19, 2021
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On this week’s Dispatches, host Brady Crytzer interviews emeritus professor and JAR contributor Dean Snow on his research into the Continental and militia cavalry at the Battle of Saratoga, both of which were critical to the American victory.

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One thought on “This Week on Dispatches: Dean Snow on Continental and Militia Cavalry at the Battle of Saratoga

  • How many different cavalry regiments were there? We’re they all dragons? How can I get info on their uniforms?

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