1874, Mayne Reid, The Death Shot.
Many present identify it as the yager usually carried by Clancy.
1879, William F. Cody, The Life of Hon. William F. Cody.
We were each armed with a Mississippi yager and two Colt's revolvers.
A Jäger, an elite soldier of the Austrian army.
Origin of yager
- From the German Jäger