Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 16 on They opened a fire of small arms, supported by two six-pounder horse-artillery guns,....
" They opened a fire of small arms, supported by two six-pounder horse-artillery guns, which were admirably served. Our columns advanced upon the different points with great regularity and steadiness, and after a short and spirited contest completely defeated... "
Asiatic Journal - Page 381
1842
Full view - About this book

Memorials of Affghanistan: Being State Papers, Official Documents ...

Joachim Hayward Stocqueler - Afghan Wars - 1843 - 304 pages
...flank rested on a fort filled with men; they opened a fire of small arms, supported by two six-pounder horse artillery guns, which were admirably served...the enemy, capturing their guns, tents, ammunition, etc. etc., and dispersing them in every direction. One hour's more day-light would have enabled me...
Full view - About this book

Annual Register

History - 1843
...were admimirably served. The British columns advanced upon the different points with great regulairty and steadiness ; and, after a short and spirited contest,...completely defeated the enemy, capturing their guns, tents, and ammunition, and dispersing them in every direction. Shumsoodeen fled in the direction of Uhuznec,...
Full view - About this book

Annual Register, Volume 84

Edmund Burke - History - 1843
...were admimirably served. The British columns advanced upon the different points with great regulairty and steadiness ; and, after a short and spirited contest,...defeated the enemy, capturing . their guns, tents, and ammunition, and dispersing them in every direction. Shumsoodeen fled in the direction of Ghuznee,...
Full view - About this book

The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany

Asia - 1844
...fort, filled with men. They opened a fire of small arms, supported by two six-pounders horse-artillery guns, which were admirably served. Our columns advanced,...enabled me to destroy the whole of their infantry." (Hear, heart) On the 6th of September General Nott found himself close to the fortress of Gbuznee....
Full view - About this book

Recollections of Four Years' Service in the East with H.M. Fortieth Regiment ...

John Martin Bladen Neill - Afghan Wars - 1845 - 364 pages
...fort filled with men. They opened a fire of small arms, supported by two six-pounder horse-artillery guns, which were admirably served. Our columns advanced...enabled me to destroy the whole of their infantry. Shumshooden fled in the direction of Ghuznee, accompanied by about thirty horsemen. I enclose a list...
Full view - About this book

Narrative of Services in Beloochistan & Affghanistan in the Years 1840, 1841 ...

Lewis Robert Stacy - Afghan Wars - 1848 - 337 pages
...fort filled with men : they opened a fire of small arms, supported by two six-pounder horse-artillery guns, which were admirably served : our columns advanced...enemy, capturing their guns, tents, ammunition, &c., and dispersing them in every direction. One hour's more daylight would have enabled me to destroy the...
Full view - About this book

Narrative of Services in Beloochistan & Affghanistan in the Years 1840, 1841 ...

Lewis Robert Stacy - Afghan Wars - 1848 - 337 pages
...short and spirited contest, completely defeated the enemy, capturing their guns, tents, ammunition, &c., and dispersing them in every direction. One hour's...enabled me to destroy the whole of their infantry. Shumsoodeen fled in the direction of Ghuznee, accompanied by about thirty horsemen. I enclose a list...
Full view - About this book

Enwogion Cymru: A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Welshmen, from the ...

Robert Williams - Wales - 1852 - 567 pages
...command of Shumsoodeen Khan, a cousin of Akbar Khan. He confronted them with one half of his force, and after a short and spirited contest, completely...the enemy, capturing their guns, tents, ammunition, and baggage, and dispersing them in every direction. On the 6th of September General Nott found himself...
Full view - About this book

Political and Military Events in British India: From the Years ..., Volume 1

William Hough - India - 1853
...Gonine, thirty-eight miles southwest of Ghuznee. The general moved out with one-half of his force, and after a short and spirited contest, completely...enemy; capturing their guns, tents, ammunition, &c., and dispersing them in every direction. Shumsoodeen fled in the direction of Ghuznee. Our loss was...
Full view - About this book

Memoirs and Corresponence of Major-General Sir William Nott ..., Volume 2

Sir William Nott - Afghan Wars - 1854
...flank rested on a fort filled with men. They opened a fire of small arms, supported by two six-pounder horse Artillery guns, which were admirably served...&c. &c., and dispersing them in every direction; one hour more daylight would have enabled me to destroy the whole of their infantry. Shumshudeen fled in...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF