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Re: [Civil War] REITH KNAPSACK
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Kevin

I do not have the book you named but “The Confederate Army 1861-65 (4)” of the men-at arms series by Ron Field contains the this information. Mr. Reith who worked at Kent, Paine and Company invented a “tent knapsack”. The oil cloth cover could be detached and used a ground sheet, blanket or tent.

Bill Carr

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