The accouterments and weapons of the infantry soldier are as follows:
- Bayonet Sling-made of white leather. Holds the bayonet. Used by the infantry.
- Cartridge Box-made of black leather. Used to hold cartridges. Cartridges were cylindrical tubes of paper that contained a charge of black powder and a bullet or ball.
- Cartridge Sling-made of white leather. Used by the infantry to carry their cartridge boxes.
- Waist Belt-made of white leather. Goes around the waist and has a belt buckle attached. Used by the infantry.
- Whisk and Pick-used to clean black powder residue out of the pan and the touchhole of the musket.
- Bayonet-A metal spearlike weapon, detachable, and affixes to the ends of muskets and
rifles. Used in hand-to-hand combat.
- Musket-a long smoothbore weapon. The muskets used at Fort Scott were flintlocks.