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    ss622 - Unexploded Shells, Bombs and Grenades

    By War Office

    Paperback £8.29

    This manual lists the different types of fuzes fitted to both British and German artillery and trench mortar projectiles and details how 'safe' they are to handle.

    SS186_Handbook of Ammunition

    By War Office

    Paperback £10.24

    Horse Mobilization

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    Types of Horses Suitable for Army Remounts

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    SS192_The Employment of Machine Guns Part 2 - Organization & Direction of Fire

    By War Office

    Paperback £10.89

    At the time of the Great War - after artillery - machine guns were seen as the most effective weapon employed in modern war. Due to the technicalities involved, it was paramount that detailed instructions were given. This book gives intricate direction to machine gunners including information regarding the mathematics,...

    SS640_Salvage

    By War Office

    Paperback £7.64

    The longer a war is fought the more important the issue of salvage becomes. The economy in material is only second to the economy in manpower. During the Great War, as it became apparent that the fight was going to be a long one, the abundance of materials became less....

    SS555_Vocab_of_German_Military_Terms

    By War Office

    Paperback £11.54

    Where your enemy speaks a different language, a translation of enemy technical and operational terminology and abbreviations are vital. This can be used on many levels to provide information on the enemy, particularly in relation to captured documents, maps, and equipment. This manual, produced in 1917, details many terms and...

    SS728_Guidance of Officers of the Labour Corps in France

    By War Office

    Paperback £8.94

    This booklet, whilst relating specifically to the Labour Corps in France, provides not only a fascinating insight into Labour Corps itself but also an overview of how a British Army Unit was organized. Covering all aspects of unit organization pertaining to the Labour Corps, it details the type of units...

    40WO2233_Veterinary Manual (War), 1915

    By War Office

    Paperback £7.64

    At a time when horses were a key part to the war effort, the Veterinary Service of an Army was just as important to ensure that there was a constant mobilization of healthy, fit animals. This document details how the Veterinary Service is organized and explains the roles of the...

    40WO2466_Catechism of Animal Management (1916)

    By War Office

    Paperback £7.64

    This book summarizes the principles and techniques regarding the care and management of military horses in an easily digestIble question and answer format.

    The Remount Service in the UK in War-Time

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    The Remount Service played an important role in the Great War in ensuring that horses were available and supplied as required to both the Territorial Force as well as the Base Remount Depot of the Overseas Army. This booklet is both a statement and instructions issued by the director of...

    Notes on the French Horse-Breeding & Remount Organization

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    This book details the importance of horses during the Great War, not only in Britain but within the Entente Powers such as France. Written during a visit to France it looks at the efficiency of France's Ministry of Agriculture in the breeding and purchase to meet requirements.

    Details of the Sets of Harness Required for the Various Natures of Service Pattern Vehicles

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    Using detailed tables, this book gives information on the types of harness required for vehicles such as General Service Wagons and Gun Carriages.

    The Impressment of Horses & Horse-Drawn Vehicles in Time of National Emergency

    By War Office

    Paperback £8.29

    This book is a detailed explanation of how the British Army went about acquiring the horses and horse-drawn vehicles required at a time of national emergency. It gives details of the remuneration available as well as samples of the forms, documents and legislation that had to be followed.

    40WO3140_Notes_on_Pack_Transport(1916)

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    During the Great War, animals - specifically horses - were needed to transport heavy loads, and it was important that this was done in the safest possible way to avoid injury. This booklet instructs the way in which this should be done, from how to fit pack saddles, maximum weights...

    116GN5533_Remount_Manual_(War)

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    Ensuring that the British Army was supplied with the necessary numbers of horses needed in time of national emergency - was something that took great organization. This book details the breakdown of the Remount Service's duties such as purchasing, training, issuing and convalescing.

    Remount_Regulations(1913)

    By War Office

    Paperback £8.94

    The Remount Service Department of the British Army was responsible for the purchase, maintenance and mobilization of horses at both peace time and in preparation for war. This interesting booklet details the regulations followed by the department in all its remount duties including branding and casting to impressment and delivery.

    40WO7055_Notes_on_Horse_Management_in_the_Field(1919)

    By War Office

    Paperback £7.64

    It was important, during a time of national emergency, that the horses mobilized for military purposes were kept as fit and useful as possible - keeping accidents and illness to a minimum.This pocket-guide is a useful reference source for all staff working with horses, giving information on feeding and grooming,...

    Notes on Horse Management in the Field (1917)

    By War Office

    Paperback £7.64

    It was important, during a time of national emergency, that the horses mobilized for military purposes were kept as fit and useful as possible - keeping accidents and illness to a minimum, This pocket-guide is a useful reference source for all staff working with horses, giving information on feeding and...

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