Mexican Army Victoria National Guard Light Infantry Company "Ramos Bugle" emblem
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Bugle emblem with mouthpiece to left; two fastening prongs on reverse side: Hefter et al. (1958: Plate , e) illustrates Victoria National Guard Light Infantry Bugle emblem on shako plate. See pg. The author believes that this object identifies a member of a rifle company or Light Infantry Battalion of a National Guard unit.
“Compania de Cazadores, Baón Guardia Nacional” “Ramos Bugle” Ca. 1839-1848 Plate # 25mm ht. x 67mm w. 22.9g. wt. 1 in.ht. x 2-5/8in.w. .8 oz. wt. Dug at the ruins of Paso de Aguila (vicinity of Saltillo), Coahuila, Mexico Collection: Port Isabel Historical Museum Port Isabel, Texas
Manuel Hinojosa Mexican War Collection, UTRGV Digital Library, The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley