Manual of bayonet exercise 1862

A Complete System of Bayonet Exercise by Richard Francis Burton

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School of the Soldier - the 8CV Home Page.

They do not object to teaching the lancer the use of his lance, or the swordsman to handle his sword skilfully: but they determine that the bayoneteer must not learn to attack his enemy, or to defend himself, with his bayonet.

School of the Soldier - the 8CV Home Page.

Manual of bayonet exercise - 1st Maine Cavalry

The feeling still lingers, however, amongst some officers of the different services, who oppose the innovation for a peculiar reason.

Casey's Infantry Tactics - 12th US Infantry Co. A

PREFACE THE days have been when there was a prejudice against attempting to introduce into our armies a regular System of Bayonet Exercise.


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