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The good Colonel goes on to claim the French officers would have their uniforms dyed darker so they would fade to regulation color. I can’t completely dismiss this, as there is a Russian announcement forbidding the officers of the Leib-garde from dyeing their uniforms black. But I would like to see the footnote…

 

 

Dark blue would probably fade to blue grey rather than a lighter dark blue. Black fades to grey (there’s another song there somewhere)

Good luck finding footnotes in his hackwork.

 

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