The Third Spanish Army were declining in numbers and increasing the ratio of arquebusiers and musketeers to pikemen, retaining none of the still common weapons such as crossbows, round shield or bucklers.
In Beheld, Kendra spends centuries searching for her beloved James. He is often at war, and the first time she sees him, he wears this uniform. A painting depicting a U. Army Spanish American War period Infantry soldier's Uniform and weapons circa 1898