Vol. X, Episode 9

Tully McCrea West Point Jacket

Andrew is joined by Michael Diaz, Curator of History and Uniforms at the West Point Museum. Michael took out of the collection vault a very special jacket. This cadet jacket was worn by Tully McCrea while at the Academy until 1862. He was involved in multiple battles including Gettysburg commanding Battery I, 1st US Artillery. Hear his story, why this jacket is special, and how it arrived at the museum.

Special Thank You!

CWDD would like to thank the West Point Museum and Michael Diaz, Curator of History and Uniforms, for the collaboration and for allowing us to film on location.

CWDD would like to give a special thanks to the 125th OVI Fife & Drum Corps for supporting this video with the use of their music.

If you can't get enough history, then you can get your fix at

History Fix and CWDD share in the same goal - that of sharing and teaching history through video and film.
Start your 7 day free trial now!

Want to help support us here at the CWDD?
Please join the CWDD Coffee Grinders on Patreon.

CWDD Patreon

You can also join our CWDD Newsletter here to stay in touch and to get the latest updates!

All Amazon links are affiliate links that help support CWDD.