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Recollections of an artillery officer

including scenes and adventures in Ireland, America, Flanders and France.

by Benson E. Hill

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Benson Earle Hill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA68.12.H6 A2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6945649M
    LC Control Number04025884
    OCLC/WorldCa6341929

    Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Full text of "Recollections of an artillery officer: including scenes and adventures in Ireland, America, Flanders and France.". by Julian Mohr Published by Little Miami Publishing Co, Milford, OH ISBN X This masterfully-compiled book contains the letters of Lieutenant James Frederick Gildea, an Irish officer from Appalachia region who was attached to Battery L of the First Ohio Light Artillery.

    The Continental Artillery commanded by Henry Knox on the eve of the British attack on New York City consisted of as many as cannons and a force of some officers and men. Effective artillery was essential to the defense of Manhattan, an island surrounded by a maze of waterways easily commanded by the powerful guns of the Royal Navy, as. By John H. Sammons, A Private in the 5 th Ind. Cav. Vol. Published by Montgomery & Son, Greensburg, IN, _. Wraps, 79 pp. 9 x 6”. Exhibits moderate wear and chipping at the extremities. Else VG, w/ tight spine and page signatures.

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