That’s little [9-year-old] Johnny Clem, and he didn’t exactly buy that outfit at Toys “R” Us: He actually wore it, or one like it, on a battlefield when he personally shot down a Confederate colonel (the records don’t specify where, but judging by his height, we’re guessing it was somewhere painful).
6 Old Photos of Kids Who Are Way Tougher Than Modern Adults

That’s little [9-year-old] Johnny Clem, and he didn’t exactly buy that outfit at Toys “R” Us: He actually wore it, or one like it, on a battlefield when he personally shot down a Confederate colonel (the records don’t specify where, but judging by his height, we’re guessing it was somewhere painful).

6 Old Photos of Kids Who Are Way Tougher Than Modern Adults

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