The Manual and Platoon Exercises, 1804
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
The War Office of Great Britain
Media Type
Text
Item Type
Books
Description
A book of general regulations and orders by the War Office of Great Britain, inscribed by L. Colonel Brock. (SPCL UE 58 G73 1804)

This book of General Regulations and Orders by the War Office in Great Britain also includes manual and platoon exercises, as well as general orders and observations on the movement and field exercise of infantry.

The front paste-down is inscribed with “L. Colonel Brock”. Also inscribed in the front is “Maj. Genl T.A. Smith late of the 1st. Rifle Regt.”. There is also a bookplate of Robert B. Taylor, Norfolk. On the front flyleaf is a lengthy, two-page transcription in ink, headed Copy/Circular/ that is dated “Horse Guards, 25th May ‘07” and signed “Harry Calvert Adjt. General”.

This bound volume contains three separate sections:
1. General Regulations and Orders, 1804
2. The Manual and Platoon Exercises, 1804
3. General Orders and Observations on the Movements and Field Exercise of the Infantry, 1804


77 p., 2 fold. Leaves


Publisher
Printed by G. Roworth, Bell Yard, Temple Bar. Reprinted in Quebec by John Neilson.
Place of Publication
London, Great Britain and Quebec, Canada
Pagination
p. 77 p., 2 fold. Leaves
Date of Publication
1804
Subject(s)
Local identifier
SPCL UE58 G73 1804
Collection
Brock University James A. Gibson Library Special Collections
Language of Item
English
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Copyright Date
1805
Recommended Citation
Great Britain Army, General Regulations and Orders for the Army, London: T. Egerton, 1804, Special Collections, Brock University Library.
Terms of Use
No Restrictions.
Contact
Brock University Archives
Email:dsharron@brocku.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

James A. Gibson Library,

Brock University,

500 Glenridge Avenue,

St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3A1

Telephone: 905-688-5550 x3264

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The Manual and Platoon Exercises, 1804


A book of general regulations and orders by the War Office of Great Britain, inscribed by L. Colonel Brock. (SPCL UE 58 G73 1804)

This book of General Regulations and Orders by the War Office in Great Britain also includes manual and platoon exercises, as well as general orders and observations on the movement and field exercise of infantry.

The front paste-down is inscribed with “L. Colonel Brock”. Also inscribed in the front is “Maj. Genl T.A. Smith late of the 1st. Rifle Regt.”. There is also a bookplate of Robert B. Taylor, Norfolk. On the front flyleaf is a lengthy, two-page transcription in ink, headed Copy/Circular/ that is dated “Horse Guards, 25th May ‘07” and signed “Harry Calvert Adjt. General”.

This bound volume contains three separate sections:
1. General Regulations and Orders, 1804
2. The Manual and Platoon Exercises, 1804
3. General Orders and Observations on the Movements and Field Exercise of the Infantry, 1804


77 p., 2 fold. Leaves