XXII. THE LATIN EAST
Sultan of Rum
Robert of Normandy & Bohemond
Godfrey de Bouillon and Raymond of Toulouse
2000 knights with one horse each
24 # per horse per day or 48,000 # per day for the column
8000 infantry and 2000 knights
2 # of bread a day; 300 # on each pack horse
Thus, need 66 pack horses per day, thus another 1584 # of feed per day.
One week campaign for a column of 2000 mounted knights and 8000 infantry:
Need 462 pack horses consuming 11,088 # of feed to carry
336,000 # of feed for the knights’ horses.
Thus, 347,088 # of feed