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Saturday, July 30, 2016
Troops in reserve to plug a gap, stop a rout or counter-attack.
Music to relay commands.
Musicians were considered non-combatants.
So they wore fancy uniforms to stand out.
So maybe no one would shoot at them, that's why they were often boys.