1812 History
The Manual and Platoon Excercises
Description
Sponsors
1812 History
Department of Canadian Heritage This item is a part of the 1812 History digitization project. This project was made possible with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canadian Culture Online Strategy.
Creator
British Adjutant General's Office, Author
Media Type
Text
Item Type
Books
Description
This book contains an outline of the preferred exercises as directed by his Majesty's Command-Adjutant General's Office. Topics discussed include Position of the Soldier under Arms, Manual Excercise, an Explanation of the Several Motions as taught at the drill, Explanation of Priming and Loading Quick, and an Explanation of the Position of Each rank in the Firing.
Notes
Size: 17.5 CM X 11.5 CM
Publisher
War Office Printed, and Sold by J.Walter
Place of Publication
Homer's Head, Charling-Cross
Pagination
p. 18
Date of Publication
20 Apr 1792
Subject(s)
Local identifier
975.390
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
Copyright Statement
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The Manual and Platoon Excercises


This book contains an outline of the preferred exercises as directed by his Majesty's Command-Adjutant General's Office. Topics discussed include Position of the Soldier under Arms, Manual Excercise, an Explanation of the Several Motions as taught at the drill, Explanation of Priming and Loading Quick, and an Explanation of the Position of Each rank in the Firing.