A Camp and Outpost Duty for Infantry; With Standing Orders, Extracts from the Revised Regulations…

Paperback | May 5, 2014

byDaniel Butterfield

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1862 edition. Excerpt: ... STANDING ORDERS FOR CAMP AND MARCH. ARTICLE I. PREPARINO FOR TH MARCH. 1. A bugler will always be at hand at the headquarters of each regimental commander. The assistant adjutant general will detail buglers from the different regiments to attend at his head-quarters, from whence all calls will be sounded. 2. The calls, as laid down in the Infantry Tactics, will be used by bugles alone. They will be instantly repeated by the bugler at each regimental headquarters. To prevent confusion, there will be sounded first the call of the Brigade. This will be repeated by all buglers when repeating calls. 3. When the whole of the troops in a brigade are to move, "the General," "the Assembly," and "To the Color" will be sounded at the proper intervals, in the order here mentioned. At the first, the troops will prepare for the movement; at the second, they will form by company; and at the third, unite by battalion. If some of the regiments only are to depart, these sounds will be preceded, in each of the regiments, by the particular march of the regiment. Each regiment will prepare, and instruct the bugler in, its own refrain or march. 4. At officers' call, as in the tactics, all commandants of regiments and captains or commandants of companies will report immediately for orders to headquarters. 5. The officers' call, as used in the field for drill, when in camp, will call only colonels, or their adjutants, to receive orders. 6. The "General." At this call sergeants and corporals will see that their squads dress, equip, pack up, and prepare for the march. 7. The officers will immediately prepare themselves for the march, and then visit their entire companies, and see that the non-commissioned officers have properly performed their duties. 8. The...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1862 edition. Excerpt: ... STANDING ORDERS FOR CAMP AND MARCH. ARTICLE I. PREPARINO FOR TH MARCH. 1. A bugler will always be at hand at t...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:30 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.06 inPublished:May 5, 2014Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217916171

ISBN - 13:9780217916172

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