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Class book for the School of Musketry, Hythe

Ernest Christian Wilford

Class book for the School of Musketry, Hythe

prepared for the use of officers

by Ernest Christian Wilford

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Published by W. S. Paine in Hythe [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military education,
  • Gunpowder,
  • Military Shooting,
  • Firearms

  • Edition Notes

    Errata slip inserted.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination[3], 126 p. :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25508682M
    OCLC/WorldCa8915009

      These notes are the result of of my research into the Mad Minute; this was prompted by statements, on internet forums and in various Youtube videos, that the claimed record, of 38 rounds fired in one minute by a Sergeant Snoxall is a myth, in that the accuracy claimed is incompatible with the rate of fire. Although one would expect an increase in the rate of fire to cause a corresponding Author: Onetap.   Entered the army as ensign 87th Royal Irish Fusiliers, July ; lieutenant ; first-class certificate School of Musketry, Hythe, Nov. ; retired in , by the sale of commission, for the purpose of settling in Queensland.

    Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton, GCB, GCMG, DSO, TD (16 January – 12 October ) was a British Army officer who, following an extensive British Imperial military career in the Victorian and Edwardian eras, commanded the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force in Commands held: Mediterranean Expeditionary . Early life. Harold Ruggles-Brise was born on 17 March , the fifth son of Sir Samuel Brise Ruggles-Brise, of Spains Hall, Essex, and his wife Marianne Weyland Bowyer-Smith, daughter of Sir Edward Bowyer-Smith, 10th Baronet, of Hill Hall, Essex. His eldest brothers were Archie (who inherited Spains Hall) and Evelyn (later Sir Evelyn Ruggles-Brise, chairman of the Prison Commission).Battles/wars: Second Boer War, First World War.

    Aug To Hythe. 15 Oct Retired with the honorary rank of Brigade Surgeon. – In medical charge of the School of Musketry Hythe. 15 Mar Died at Hythe from Cerebrospinal Sclerosis. Bibliography. Drew R., Entry No: Medical Officers in the British Army – Volume 1: – The Assistant Commandant and Chief Instructor at the Hythe School of Musketry, Colonel E. C. Wilford, was another whose duties involved him in lecturing to numerous audiences. His lecture of 10th July to the United Services Institution is the first of THREE LECTURES UPON THE RIFLE (Riling ) published in by John W. Parker and Son.


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Full text of "Class book for the School of Musketry, Hythe. We recreate the historic British Army's School of Musketry at Class book for the School of Musketry from the early s, and faithfully cover the principle areas of instruction.

Most technical classes and our musket clinic are held on Saturday, while most of Sunday is reserved for our team and individual competitions, culminating in the heated contest for the coveted Pour le. Hythe School of Musketry The School of Musketry was founded in and set up at Hythe, Kent.

The first mention of the establishment of the School was in the Army List of when it was referred to as the School of Musketry, a name it bore until when its name was changed to the Small Arms School.

In September aFile Size: 1MB. The two-day School of Musketry covered nearly all of the subjects that were historically instructed at Hythe circaincluding the theoretical principles of musketry, judging distance, position drill, aiming drill, and finally a scaled-down round version of the Pera British Army rifle qualification, shot out to yards.

The School of Musketry in Hythe, since demolished. Young Thomas later remembered Hythe as a ‘sleepy watering place’. He learned to walk in the School’s Barrack square and attended the National School in the town, where in the library he became entranced by the stories of Fenimore Cooper with his Indians and Leatherstockings.

An account by a one time Hythe officer instructor says "By about any soldier who could not fire his fifteen rounds per minute was put back for extra musketry drills, muscle exercises and range practises.

By men who were graded a third class shots were liable to be discharged from the army for inefficiency. You will see that this item (book) belongs to class ‘booklink’, and other books also belongs to this class: means you can use this ‘class’ to find our target elements i.e.

books, by using. The title Small Arms School Corps came into being at this time. On the occasion of the centenary of the Corps in’March of the Bowmen’ from the Robin Hood Suite was adopted as the Corps March.

In the School moved from Hythe to Warminster where Headquarters SASC remains to this day. Handbook for Hythe - The School of Musketry of the British Army pages, about 11" x 8", glossy soft-cover in full color.

New re-print restored and digitally enhanced from a nice original lent to us Printed on high quality 20# 97 bright acid free paper.

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Hand-book of Field Fortification Intended for the Guidance of Officers. Military transport. Mobilisation and embarkation of an army corps.

Remarks on the manner of fitting boats for ships of war and transports. The Line of. The Small Arms School Corps (SASC) is a small corps of the British Army, established in by Lord Hardinge. Its personnel provide advice and instruction to infantry weapon trainers throughout the army, in order to maintain proficiency in the use of small arms and support weapons, and in range : British Army.

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Churchill () Deanes' manual of the history and science of fire-arms - J Deane () Deanes' manual of the history and science of fire-arms. - Deane, John Offered here is an exceptionally rare Lancaster’s Patent Oval Bore P Trials Rifle from the collection of arms previously held at the School of Musketry at Hythe.

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Her father left home at 15 to join the Army. After moving to the School of Musketry at Hythe, he became Sergeant Instructor and later Steward of the Officer's Mess. The family lived near Hythe beach and Romney Marsh and experienced the First World War's impact on the small town.

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