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Adjutant advances three horses Alignment arrives Base is given blank cartridge body Carbine caution is given Cavalry centre Close Column Column of Troops Commanding Officer Corps Dress dron exercise Farrier fire followed by Forward Form Line Formation front rank gives the word half a horse's Half Right head horse's length incline JOSHUA TRIMMER Leader gives Leader the word leading Threes left hand Movement Non-commissioned Officers Octavo Open Column pace pivot flank rear rank rear-rank Three receives the word Regimental Marker rein back remainder move retire Reverse Flank right hand Right or Left Right Troop Advance Right Troop Leader Second Squadron Secretary-at-War Sections of Threes Serjeant Serjeant-Major Single Files single rank Skirmishers Slope Swords Squa Squadron Leaders Squadron of Direction Third Squadron thumb Troop Serrefile Trot turn War Office Wheel into Line word Forward word Halt word March word of command word Right yards Yeomanry
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Page 17 - The left foot is raised, and put into the stirrup, as far as the ball of it ; the right hand is placed on the cantle, and the left knee against the saddle, on the surcingle; the left heel is to be drawn back, in order to avoid touching the horse's side with the toe. " Mount." [In three Motions.]
Page 112 - Leader (when the intention is obvious) will conform as quickly as possible to the Movement which he sees executed on his right or left, according to the point from whence he perceives it to begin.
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Page 60 - Wheels on a moveable Pivot are used in most cases when the front of the column is small, or when the change of direction to be given is less than the quarter circle. When Wheels or Changes of direction of bodies in column are made on a moveable Pivot, both flanks are kept in motion ; the...
Page 6 - Officers, they are to advance aims ; — that all guards and sentinels must pay the same compliments to Officers of the Royal Navy and Marines as are directed to be paid to the Officers of the Army, according to their relative ranks ; — that although guards do not turn out after sun-set to pay compliments, yet Sentinels, whenever Officers approach their posts, must pay them a proper attention, by standing steady with carried arms, facing to their proper front ; nor must this be left off until the...