Zouave

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raggedrebel

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Zouave

A member of any north or south volunteer unit that adopted the colorful dress and precision drill of the French Chasseurs or Zouaves.
 

carol thatcher

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Phoenix, Arizona
May be of some interest that the uniform itself drew interests causing many to volunteer/enlist, but (the uniform itself) was not particularly practical for battle.
 
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