Henry Repeating Rifle

                  The Henry Repeating Rifle

The National Henry Rifle Company



 By: Andrew L. Bresnan

National Henry Rifle Company

7th Illinois Veteran Volunteer Infantry

66th Illinois Infantry WSS

 Copyright: 1990

Revised: 2009

 The National Henry Rifle Company is a loosely knit organization of Civil War renactors that portray regiments that were armed with the Henry Repeating Rifle.  The organization is a source of information 1. concerning the Henry Rifle, 2. how this weapon was used in the Civil War and 3. to provide an organizational base for those wishing to participate in Civil War reenacting while using their Henry Repeating Rifle.


A good source of Henry information is located at:


Contact: seanthornton13@hotmail.com

Pleased send any Henry information and its source that could add to the research, thanks.

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