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Company Manœuvres: Or Suggestions for Company Drill in the System Laid down in The Field Exercise and Evolution of Infantry. [London] [D. Malton, William] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Company Manœuvres: Or Suggestions for Company Drill in the System Laid down in The Field Exercise and Evolution of : William D.

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This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesAuthor: Ormond Mitchell Lissak. Sir George Carew lost his life when his ship, the Mary Rose, went down; his brother, Peter Carew, who had been a year or two before in command of a company of infantry in the English army in France, commanded a Venetian ship—probably hired—the Francisco Bardado; while their uncle, Sir Gawen Carew, commanded a third.

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The field was small and uneven, and in the longer races there were so many laps that, as our company wag exclaimed, it was a wonder the runners did not get giddy before they finished. If the times were doubtful, the enjoyment was unstinted, and after mess all the seats and the company piano were brought out into the open, and we sang songs.

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A military critic, in commenting upon the Guards about this time, remarks: “The efficiency and improvement of the company in drill is owing very much to the skill and ability of Captain George H. Gordon, a graduate of West Point, who has done efficient service in the United States Army; and also to the efforts of the excellent orderly, Thomas.

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