We represent Company E, known as the Tennessee Riflemen. Our appearance is of the common Confederate States infantryman 1863-1865. We are members of the American Civil War Society (UK)
Shell jackets or sack coats are of butternut brown wool or grey-brown jeans cloth, trousers can be military or civilian in both cut and colour. Leather equipment includes belt, cap pouch and cartridge box in black or russet leather. A tarred canvas haversack, canteen and blanket-roll complete the basic kit.
New members may borrow kit initially and will be advised on suppliers of authentic equipment and clothing. A percussion musket (requiring a shotgun licence and black powder certificate) is required to finish the look.
|Company Commander:||First Sergeant Mike Bussey|
|Non-Commissioned Officer:||Corporal Shane Keenan.|
|Non-Commissioned Officer:||Corporal Gareth Knight.|
First Tennessee, Co.E, at Kelham Hall, May 2017
First Tennessee, Co.E, at Stanford Hall, June 2002
First Tennessee, Co.E, at Weston Park, July 2001
First Tennessee, Co.E, at Weston Park, August 1999