Volume Ninety Four (2016)

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Articles and Communications

The Nottinghamshire Militia during the American Revolutionary War by Andrew Cormack (p.1)

The Regulation of the Yeomanry Cavalry, 1794-1870 by David Knight (p.13)

Captain Linnaeus Tripe, 1822-1902, 12th Madras Native Infantry - A Soldier Photographer by David Howell (p.25)

The Creators of the “Mad Minute”: The Careers of Brigadier-General N.R. McMahon and Major J.A. Wallingford by Nicholas Harlow (p.37)

Recording the Commonplace – Sandhurst in the 1950s by Colin Robins (p.54)

Fire and Movement: The British Expeditionary Force and the Campaign of 1914 by Peter Hart (p.75)

Private, Light Company, 8th West India Regiment, Circa 1804-1811 by René Chartrand (p.93)

Ezekiel Baker and an Example of a 'Much Injured' Rifle Barrel? by P.J. Kerry (p.100)

Lessons on the Somme: The Tactical Use of the 2nd Guards Brigade Machine Gun Company at the Battle of Flers-Courcelette, September 1916 by Michael Durey (p.129)

‘Memorials And Trophies’ - Cannon in Britain from the Third Anglo-Burmese War by H.D.V. Prendergast (p.129)

Army Enlistment Books an Under-Valued Research Source? by John L. Dixon (p.145)

The Letters of Major De Courten of the Roll Regiment, Gibraltar, 1803–1805 by Alistair Nichols with Antoine De Courten (p.177)

A New Account of the Battle on the Plains of Abraham by Earl John Chapman (p.193)

The Soldier Slighted - The Last of The Light Brigade by Glenn Fisher (p.198)

The British Army and Communications, 1899-1914 by Nick Evans (p.208)

‘Fit To Fight?’ How the Physical Condition of the Conscripts Contributed to the Manpower Crisis of 1917-18 by R.J. Clare (p.225)

Wellington: Waterloo and the Fortunes of Peace, 1814-1852 by Rory Muir (p.253)

The Career of Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Macdonald, RA & RHA, 1795-1826 by Andrew Cormack (p.269)

The Letters of Major De Courten of the Roll Regiment, Gibraltar, 1803–1805, Part Two by Alistair Nichols with Antoine De Courten (p.276)

The Battle of the Books: An Indian Mutiny Historiography, Part 1 by Harold E. Raugh Jr (p.294)

Arras, Allenby and Artillery: The Decision for a Four-Day Preliminary Bombardment by Trevor Harvey (p.314)

C.S. Forrester's "The General" and British Generals in the Great War by A.D. Harvey (p.336)

Notes and Queries

1957 The Demise of Mounted Infantry (p.72)

1958 Uniforms of the Corps of Labourers in the Windward Islands (p.155)

1959 The Templer Medal 2015 (p.156)

1960 Errata re. Note 1957 (p.156)

1961 British Iron Gun Carriages (p.245)

1962 SMH Conference (p.247)

1963 Page numbering in the Journals of 1931 (p.247)

1964 Early Barracks in Pontefract, Yorkshire (p.342)

1965 Retirement arrangements for Royal Artillery Officers, 1820s (p.342)

1966 Portrait of an Officer of the Roll Regiment, c. 1810 (p.344)

Book Reviews

Destructive and Formidable: British Infantry Firepower 1642-1765 by David Blackmore (p.74)

The Siege of Kut-Al-Amara: At War in Mesopotamia, 1915-1916 by Nikolas Gardner (p.76)

Military Intelligence from Germany, 1906-1914, edited by Matthew S. Seligmann (p.78)

Waterloo: The Aftermath by Paul O’Keefe (p.79)

The Last Ironsides: The English Expedition to Portugal, 1662-1668 by Jonathon Riley (p.80)

‘A Slashing Man of Action’: The Life of Lieutenant-General Sir Aylmer Hunter-Weston MP by Elaine McFarland (p.157)

William Howe and the American War of Independence by David Smith (p.159)

Fighting Eoka: The British Counter-Insurgency Campaign on Cyprus, 1955-1959 by David French (p.160)

The Territorial Force at War, 1914-1916 by K.W. Mitchinson (p.162)

The Centenary History of Australia and The Great War, Volume I: Australia and the War in the Air by Michael Molkentin (p.163)

Music and the British Military in the Long Nineteenth Century by Trevor Herbert and Helen Barlow (p.165)

A Gloucestershire Hero: Brigadier Patsy Pagan’s Great War Experiences by Peter Rostron (p.248)

When Britain Saved the West: The Story of 1940 by Robin Prior (p.248)

Braddock’s Defeat: The Battle of the Monongahela and the Road to Revolution by David L. Preston (p.250)

Beatson’s Mutiny: The Turbulent Career of a Victorian Soldier by Richard Stevenson (p.252)

Swords Trembling in Their Scabbards: The Changing Status of Indian Officers in the Indian Army, 1757-1947 by Michael Creese (p.254)

John Forbes: Scotland, Flanders And The Seven Years’ War, 1707-1759 by John Oliphant (p.345)

The Centenary History of Australia and The Great War, Volume II: The War With The Ottoman Empire by Jeffrey Grey (p.346)

An Imperial Crisis in British India: The Manipur Uprising of 1891 by Caroline Keen (p.347)

Reconstructing The New Model Army, Volume 1: Regimental Lists April 1645 to May 1649 by Malcolm Wanklyn (p.348)

When the Tigers fought the Thistle: The Tragedy of Colonel William Baillie of the Madras Army by Alan Tritton (p.350)

Wellington's Men Remembered: A Register of Memorials to the Soldiers who fought in the Peninsular War and at Waterloo by David & Janet Bromley (p.351)


Doctoral Dissertations and Research Theses on British Military History (p.65)

Contents of Volume Ninety-Three for 2015 (p.69)

Doctoral Dissertations and Research Theses on British Military History (p.340)