Temping as a Quality Inspector for a large plastic and foam materials company. Toy Soldier Painter, semi-retired from Reenacting the US Civil War and American Revolution. Lovely wife and one grown son and a nearly grown daughter.
The Marketenderinnen of the Battle of Koniggratz 2011
This year must have been warm or the ladies have dropped any Prussian reserve. Their "uniforms" as I have posted in the past seem to based on sketches of Zinnfigurinrather than a period source.
If anyone out there has seen a period photo or image of a German Markentenderin in this style uniform, please let me know. Here are a few photos of this years 1866 reenactment. The unterhosen seem to be an important feature....