This section may not build into anything too substantial, though a few more transcripts may be added if time allows. The material comes from a miscellany of books or articles collected, and is placed here if it has any military connection.
The 95th Regiment in Ceylon
from the Regimental Annual of The Sherwood Foresters
(Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment), 1914.
Contains names, births, ships' names and troop movements.
Same source as above, listing about 70 full names with ranks 'in camp before Sebastopol'.
Also an unrelated illustration from the ILN of the siege in 1854.
Generals we have served under
Describes Lord Strathnairn (Sir Hugh Rose) and Maj-Gen Robert Craufurd,
with illustrations of both, and including details of campaigns in India 1857-8,
South America 1806-7, and the Peninsular War 1808-11.
A speech at Pontefract in 1882 by Hugh Childers, Secretary of State for War,
reports progress following the Cardwell Reforms, and outlines further changes to the British Army
The Moving Target Problem
Article from the North-China Herald, 1909
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