Bouganville
-aide de camp to
General Montcalm


1 capot
1 wool stocking cap
2 cotton Shirts
1 breech cloth
1 pair leggings
2 pairs shoes


1 blanket


2 skeins of thread
6 needles
1 awl
1 firesteel
1 comb

1 worm
6 gunflints

2 siamois knife
1 boucheron knife
1 tomahawk






1 oilcloth for every 4 soldiers




2 tumplines
1 toboggan
1 pair snowshoes
1 bearskin

1 pair of mittens
1 gilet
2 pairs deerskin moccasins 
1 dressed deerskin


















Bourlamaque
-colonel and third in charge
  of French regular troops



1 capot or bougrine
1 stocking cap
2 cotton shirts
1 breech cloth
1 pair of leggings
1 pair of tanned shoes per month


1 blanket


2 skeins of thread
6 needles
1 awl
1 firesteel
1 comb

1 worm
6 gunflints

2 siamois knife (winter campaign)
1 boucheron knife
1 tomahawk

½ lb gunpowder
1 lb musket balls
1 lb tobacco

1 ax per 2 men
1 oilcloth 
1 kettle per 2 men

Additional for winter campaign

2 tumplines
1 toboggan
1 pair snowshoes
1 bearskin

1 pair of mittens
1 gilet 
2 pairs of deerskin moccasins
1 dressed deerskin
   and no tanned shoes
2 pairs of wool slippers
1/2 aune of cradle blanket
     for moccasin liners




Equipment issued to miliciens
Comparison of lists from the 1750’s
translated in The Equipment of New France Militia 1740-1760, by Steve Delisle
Boulanger
-
21st century reenactor's
    kit for spring thru fall


1 capot 
1 tuque
1 cotton shirts
1 breech cloth
1 pair of leggings
1 pair of ox-hide shoes


1 blanket - 3pt thick

1 slitpouch
1 skeins of thread
3 needles
1 awl
1 firesteel
1 comb
1 fusil de chasse .60 caliber
1 worm
6 gunflints
1 jaw harp
1 siamois knife
2 boucheron knife
1 tomahawk
1 powder horn
½ lb gunpowder
1 lb musket balls
Pipe, pipe bag, tobacco
1 tinder box
1 ax
1 oilcloth 
1 kettle
1 spoon
1 glass bottle
(for brandy or water)
1 tumplines

1 hunting bag
1 water filter


2 gilet (short and long sleeved)
1 pairs of deerskin moccasins


1 pairs of wool slippers

Food dependent on the situation




Equipement pour une découverte -  Equipment for a scout
a visual dictionary of the gear I carry with documentation
Hunting bag and water filter
Period glass bottle (1 pint), kettle (2 quarts), pewter spoon, biscuit, parched corn, dried peas
2 lb axe, tomahawk, large boucheron worn on sash, medium boucheron worn on neck, siamois knife kept in slit pouch
Tumpline
Oilcloth, fusil de chasse, blanket
Ox-hide shoes, breechclout, leggings, gilet (long and short sleeved), sash, shirt, silk neckerchief, tuque, capot
Wool slippers, mocassins, ox-hide shoes,
winter moccassins (for wet/muddy weather)

Slit pouch, tabac pouch, tinderfungus, firesteel, pipe, jawharp, tinder box, comb, awl, needles and thread, lead balls, worm, gunflints