Squadron A: A History of Its First Fifty Years, 1889-1939
New York: Ex-Members of Squadron A, 1939. 390, illus., chronology, roster, some discoloration ins bds & flylves, ink name ins fr flylf, bds somewhat scuffed & stained. Board corners quite worn and threadbare, small tears at spine. This history commemorates the fiftieth anniversary of the mustering of Troop A into the National Guard of the State of New York in 1889. There are two essays on the Spanish-American War: "The Year of the Spanish-American War" by Avery D. Andrews, and "Volunteer Troop A in the Spanish-American War" by Frederic R. Coudert. There also are essays on many other topics, including strike duty, Mexican border service, and service during World War I. Condition: fair to good.
Keywords: National Guard, New York, Spanish-Am War, WW1