Gunner Jingo S Jubilee

Author: Thomas Bland Strange
Publisher: University of Alberta
ISBN: 9780888641175
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Past the fogs, the weather became bitterly cold, and the coloured men more than
ever unreliable The gunners did most of the work on deck and a few even
volunteered aloft, among them Deacon, who also took his turn at the wheel. One
evening when the old tub was beating as close as she could against a head wind
, Jingo declared he smelt the perfume of peat reek and the gorse blossom of "
ould Oireland," where the gorse is never out of bloom nor kissing out of season,
the Lord be ...

A Trying Time

Author: Jim Wallace
Publisher: Bunker to Bunker Pub.
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Strange, Gunner Jingo 's Jubilee, p. 497. 17. Macleod, R.C., ed., Reminiscences
of a Bungle by one of the Bunglers and Two Other North-West Rebellion Diaries,
Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 1983, p. 80. 18. bid, p. 81. 19. Steele,
Forty Years, p. 228. 20. Macleod, Bungle, p. 71. 21. Light, D., Footprints in the
Dust, North Battleford: Turner- Warwick Publications, 1987, p. 494. 22. Annual
Report 1 885, p. 31. 23. Irvine Diary, June 19, 1885. 24. NAC, RG 18, RCMP
Records, Vol.

Revue Canadienne De D Fense

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1 31 Vict. c40, s.27; RSC 1985 N-5 National Defence Act, ss. 275-81. 4. See
Department of National Defence, Defence in the Seventies ... The fullest account
of British experience is in Elinor Senior, British Regulars in Montreal: An Imperial
Garrison, 1832-1854 (Kingston & Montreal, 1981), pp. 55-142, and especially her
treatment of the Gavaz- zi riots, ... T.B. Strange, Gunner Jingo's Jubilee (London,
1898), pp. 3667. 30. Ibid., Strange recalled: "Half adozen men and a cab-horse ...

The Land Of The Dawning

Author: Edward H. Canney
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GUNNER JINGO'S JUBILEE (Reminiscences of old fighting days in the West
Indies, India, and Canada,) By MAJoR-GENERAL STRANGE. With Illustrations.
Handsomely bound, ro/6. MEMORIES OF THE MUTINY. By FRANCIs
CoRNwallis MAUDE, V.C., C.B., Late Colonel Royal Artillery, and formerly
commanding the Artillery of Havelock's Column. With which is incorporated the
Personal Narrative of John WALTER SHERER, Esq., Companion of the Star of
India, formerly Magistrate ...


Author: John Charles Pollock
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In Relief of Gordon: Lord Wolseley's Campaign Journal redmayne, SIR RIchaRD,
Men, Mines and Memories, 1942 santi, paul and hill, richarD, The Europeans in
the Sudan 1834-1878. Oxford 1982 sinker, R., Memorials of the Hon Ian Keith-
Falconer, 1888 slatin, sir rudolf, Fire and Sword in the Sudan, 1896 SmiTH,
RichaRD J., Mercenaries and Mandarins, New York 1978 stephenson, sir
Frederick, At Home and On the Battlefield, 1915 strange, t. bland, Gunner Jingo 's
Jubilee taylor, ...


Author: James Barrett Lamb
Publisher: Macmillan of Canada
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AUTHOR'S FOREWORD One of the difficulties in preparing this book has been
that many of the incidents in the life of Thomas Bland Strange, especially during
his boyhood years, are described only in his autobiography, Gunner Jingo's
Jubilee. This book is written throughout in the third person — "young Tommy"
becomes "Tom" and ultimately "old Jingo," and nowhere is any touch of personal
feeling allowed to intrude in a surprisingly dispassionate and impersonal account
of a long ...


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49 Colonials had a different idea of soldiering from that of the British regular.
Every man in a colony was needed for the development of a vast territory. The
proper line of development, therefore, said Strange, was militia 48. South
Australia, P.P., "Remarks by the Colonial Defence Committee on Major-General
Edwards's Report," May 16, 1890, 145/1889. 49. Strange, Gunner Jingo s Jubilee
, p. 533. artillery for defense, and dispersion rather than concentration.50
Strange's formula ...

Telegrams Of The North West Campaign 1885

Author: Desmond Morton
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... in India in 1831, served with the Royal Artillery there and elsewhere and was
appointed inspector of artillery in Canada in 1871. In 1882 he was placed on the
reserve of officers with the rank of major general. He retired to Alberta where he
formed the Military Colonization Company. At the outbreak of the Rebellion he
was given command of the Alberta Field Force. In 1893 he moved to England,
published his autobiography, Gunner Jingo 's Jubilee (London, 1894), and died
in 192 5.

Maintain The Right

Author: Ronald Atkin
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T. B., Gunner Jingo 's Jubilee (London, 1893). Symington, Fraser, The Canadian
Indian (Toronto, 1969). Thomas, Lewis Herbert, The Struggle for Responsible
Government in the North-West Territories: 1870-97 (Toronto, 1956). Turner, John
Peter, The North West Mounted Police 1873-1893, 2 vols (Ottawa, 1950). Vestal,
Stanley, Sitting Bull, Champion of the Sioux (Oklahoma, 1932). Waite, Peter B.,
Canada 1874-18% : Arduous Destiny (Toronto, 1971). Ward, R. D., Climates of
the ...

The Forgotten Writings Of Bram Stoker

Author: J. Browning
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137330848
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(4) 79 Donlldson (Then) The House in which Thomas Jefferson wrote the
Declaration of Independence, illustrations, preeenlation copy witk autograph note
on jly-leaf, “ My dear Mr. Stoker title is fatker'e last book and please accept it as a
... (2) 83 Shelley (P. B.) Queen Mob, with Notes, cal/gilt W. Clark, 1821 84
Haggard (H. Rider) Mr. Mcceom'a Will, rmsr EDITION, l6 illustrations, lSBS—
Strenge (T. B.) Gunner Jingo'a Jubilee, illustrations, presentation copy from the
author to Col.