Second report of the Special Committee on Mitrailleurs

Object Title

Second report of the Special Committee on Mitrailleurs

Second report of the Special Committee on Mitrailleurs

Date

November 1871

Reference

WAR 3/8/3 C

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Printed at the War Office, 1872.

Bound under the title, 'Special Committee on Mitrailleurs, Reports and Minutes, 1870-71, with Additional Papers'.

Bound with:

(1) Report of the Special Committee on Mitrailleurs with a Minute thereupon by the Director of Artillery and Stores, November 1870;

(2) Minute of Director of Artillery and Stores on the Second Report of the Committee on Mitrailleurs, dated 28th November 1871;

(3) Memorandum on Mitrailleuses

(4) Report on the Mitrailleurs of Colonel Claxton by Major G. Fosbert, VC, Bengal Staff Corps

(5) Mirailleur and Gatling Guns: extracts from the Report upon the Comparative Experiments carried on before His Majesty the King of Prussia, on the 23rd April 1869

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

39 pages

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright