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Title: Report of the Committee Appointed By Secretary of State for War to Enquire Into Certain Questions That Have Arisen with Respect to the Militia and the Present Brigade Depot System; Together with Minutes of Evidence, Appendix, and Index.
Description: London, Houses of Parliament. 1877. xxiv + 548pp. Folio. Original blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. C- 1654. A clean copy. In 1872 the Secretary of War Edward Cardwell's Loocalisation Commission had created "Sub-district Brigade Depots " operational from 1st April, 1873. The Committee looked at the working of the Brigade system, the position of Militia Officers, the effect of recent changes, and examined the details of the draft Militia Bill connected to the foregoing. Much regimental and brigade history. N.B. a heavy tome. 1.4 kgs unpacked weight. Please inquire as to post/packing (at cost).
Keywords: Bevkkk British Parliamentary Paper Report Committee Militia Brigade Depot System United Kingdom "Sub-District Brigade Depots" Localisation Commission Reserve Battalions Military Forces Regimental History Infantry Militia British Army Army Reform Cardwell
Price: GBP 50.00 = appr. US$ 71.40 Seller: Empire Books
- Book number: 131606