THE ONLY COPY-RIGHT EDITION.
REVISED AND IMPROVED
BY BRIG. GEN. W. J. HARDEE,
FIRST YEAR OF THE CONFEDERACY.
Links to the full text for :
Volume I : Title I, Schools of the Soldier, Company and Skirmisher,
Volume II : School of the Battalion
Due to space limitations on my personal server, I have moved the text to a free server. All the links here go to that page. Sorry for the ads, but the price was right. - Silas
Index for Volume I :
Quick links for Volume II :
INDEX TO TITLE FOURTH
(This link goes to the bottom of the entire posted SoB, so the download may take a bit.
The below links go directly to said section of the SoB.)
FORMATION OF THE BATTALION
Opening and closing ranks, and the execution of the different fires.
Different modes of passing from the order in battle to the order in column.
Different modes of passing from the order in column to the order in battle.
REMARKS ON THE SCHOOL OF THE BATTALION
SCHOOL OF THE BATTALION ARRANGED INTO LESSONS
Link to other Civil War drill manuals
Col. Silas Tackitt,
Assistant Inspector General,
Army of Tennessee / North South Alliance
compiler of Guides Posts,
the new manual of Civil War drill,
with some technical assistance from:
Turner Ashby Tackitt
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