Thoroughbred on U.S. Army “payroll” for 41 years

November 15th, 2007

On Veteran’s Day, November 11, I wrote briefly about the role of horses and mules in World War I. Here’s a link to an excellent article about Pat, a Thoroughbred mustered into service in 1912 and buried with full honors at Fort Sam Houston in 1953.

The article was written by Paula Hunt, staff writer for the San Antonio Express-News. Here’s the link.