The Military Forces of the Crown: Their Administration and Government, Volume 1

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Contents

Course taken by Mr Pitts Min
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Better supplies and no frauds
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Board of Ordnance a constitu
254
Army Extraordinaries voted
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NOTES
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into the English army
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B List of EARLY STATUTES RELATING To THE MILITIA
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F THE GUARD TO THE Sovereign
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s reign halfpay a be traced with Pensions
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DURATION of THE SEVERAL MUTINY ACTs IN THE REIGNs of WILLIAM
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NotE As To THE LAw on THE SAME SUBJECT IN IRELAND BEFORE
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O THE ESTABLISHMENT of MILITARY PRIsons
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INDENTUREcontaining AN INVENTORY of THE ARM AMENT AND FURNI
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James II
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WI LAwes AND ORDINANCEs of WARRE FoR THE BETTER GoverNMENT OF
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ExTRACT FROM LETTER of Lord CoNway DATED NEwcASTLE 13th
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ExTRACTS FROM ORDERs AND ARTICLEs of WARR composed AND con
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BILLETING ORDER of CHARLES II
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At Portsmouth
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Account of OFFICE DISBURSEMENTS OF SECRETARY AT WAR IN 1673
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LETTER FROM SECRETARY AT WAR As To TRIAL OF OFFENDERs
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GENERAL ORDER BY THE PRINCE OF ORANGE FOR REAssEMBLING
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MARCHING OBDEH TO THE TKOOPS TO PBOCEED TO THE SEA COAST
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2 Proceedings of a Courtmartial under the lust Warrant
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XLILREPORT OF LAW OFFICERS AS TO ARTICLES OF WAR LIMITING
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XLTV LETTER FROM SECRETARY AT WAR TO JUDGEADVOCATEGENERAL
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LETTER TO GENERAL CARPENTER FBOM THE SECRETARY AT WAR
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L11I REPORT OF SIR D RYDER AND Sin W MURRAY UPON THE TRIAL
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3 Final Report of the AttorneyGeneral
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ORDER OF CHARLES II FOR REMOVAL OF TROOPS FROM TOWNS DURING
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LXIILREPORT OF SIH SIMON HAKCOURT ON THE DISCHARGE OF ARRESTED
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MEMORANDUM showING THE ORIGIN of THE ALLowANCE
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WARRANT Giving MILITARY RANK To THE Royal ARTILLERY
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SUMMARY of RETURN RELATING To THE MILITIA 1867
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Opposed and Lords Protest

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Page 425 - ... for proceeding by martial law, may be revoked and annulled; and that hereafter no commissions of like nature may issue forth to any person or persons whatsoever to be executed as aforesaid, lest by colour of them any of your Majesty's subjects be destroyed or put to death contrary to the laws and franchise of the land.
Page 34 - Forasmuch as within all his majesty's realms and dominions, the sole, supreme government, command and disposition of the militia, and of all forces by sea and land, and of all forts and places of strength, is, and by the laws of England ever was, the undoubted right of his majesty, and his royal predecessors, kings and queens of England, and that both or either of the Louses of parliament cannot, nor ought to pretend to the same...
Page 133 - That the influence of the Crown has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished"?
Page 20 - And whereas of late great companies of soldiers and mariners have been dispersed into divers counties of the realm, and the inhabitants against their wills have been compelled to receive them into their houses, and there to suffer them to sojourn, against the laws and customs of this realm, and to the great grievance and vexation of the people.
Page 424 - ... nevertheless of late time divers commissions under your Majesty's great seal have issued forth, by which certain persons have been assigned and appointed commissioners with power and authority to proceed within the land, according to the justice of martial law...
Page 2 - ... for the commonwealth, a man shall suffer damage; as, for saving of a city or town, a house shall be plucked down if the next be on fire: and the suburbs of a city in time of war for the common safety shall be plucked down; and a thing for the commonwealth every man may do without being liable to an action, as it is said in 3 H.
Page 471 - Canada for the time being and all other persons whom it may concern are to take notice and govern themselves accordingly.
Page 424 - And also sundry grievous offenders, by color thereof claiming an exemption, have escaped the punishments due to them by the laws and statutes of this your realm...

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