But how much is detracted from its character, when we contemplate its want of instruction in the elementary schools, ... It is utterly impossible for any of our citizen officers over the country, to obtain honor or credit for following their own ... Manual of arms. ... It is now composed of the following companies, namely: Paulding Cadets, Captain Buckhout ; Lockwood Guards, ... And all the ununiformed militia of the 18th Regiment, under the command of Colonel John Close, at the Elephantanbsp;...
|Title||:||United Service Journal|
|Author||:||William Ward Tompkins|