The story of the Guides

The story of the Guides

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THE STORY OF THE GUIDES MACMILLAN AND LIMITEDCO.. LONDON . BOMBAY . CALCUTTA MELBOURNE THE MACMILLAN COMPANY BOSTONNEW YORK . . CHICAGO ATLANTA . SAN FRANCISCO THE MACMILLAN CO. OF LTD.CANADA, TORONTO A PORTRAITSIR HARRY WHO RAISED THE FROMLUMSDEN, GUIDES, CORPS.MADE WHEN HE WAS COMMANDING THE [Frontispiece. THE OFJSTORY THE GUIDES BY COL. G. C.B.J. YOUNGHUSBAND, OWN CORPS OF GUIDESQUEEN'S " " AUTHOR OF EIGHTEEN HUNDRED MILES ON A BURMESE TAT "INDIAN FRONTIER "THE RELIEF OF CHITRAL"WARFARE," "THE PHILIPPINES AND ROUND ETC.ABOUT," ETC., WITH ILLUSTRATIONS MACMILLAN AND LIMITEDCO., MARTIN'S LONDONST. STREET, i 908 yg RICHARD CLAY AND SONS, LIMITED, ANDBREAD STREET E.C.,HILL, BUNGAY, SUFFOLK. DEDICATED BY SPECIAL PERMISSION TO EDWARD VIIHIS KINGMAJESTY COLONEL-IN-CHIEF OWN CORPS OF GUIDESQUEEN'S THE Author's thanks are due to thegrateful whoand officers of the Guidesmany past present have him in this little Andbook.helped especially to General Sir Peter Lumsden and G. R. Elsmie, and toauthors of Lumsden the Guides ;ofEsq., the Memoirs General Sir Dermot Daly,of Henry written his H.son,by Major Daly. G. Y.J. CONTENTS CHAPTER I. FIRST STEPS IN WAR. PAGE Sir Lawrence's idea Stocks and tunics AnewHenry departure Selection of title Duties Lumsden His methodsHarry of of fire A fortraining Baptism gallant exploit Working the Sikhs of Babuzai Death of Duffadar FattehCapture Khan The of Guides unravel a General1848spring plot The Maharani ISing hanged deported CHAPTER II.

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THE STORY OF THE GUIDESMACMILLAN AND LIMITEDCO..
LONDON . BOMBAY . CALCUTTA
MELBOURNE
THE MACMILLAN COMPANY
BOSTONNEW YORK . . CHICAGO
ATLANTA . SAN FRANCISCO
THE MACMILLAN CO. OF LTD.CANADA,
TORONTOA PORTRAITSIR HARRY WHO RAISED THE FROMLUMSDEN, GUIDES,
CORPS.MADE WHEN HE WAS COMMANDING THE
[Frontispiece.THE OFJSTORY
THE GUIDES
BY
COL. G. C.B.J. YOUNGHUSBAND,
OWN CORPS OF GUIDESQUEEN'S
" "
AUTHOR OF EIGHTEEN HUNDRED MILES ON A BURMESE TAT
"INDIAN FRONTIER "THE RELIEF OF CHITRAL"WARFARE,"
"THE PHILIPPINES AND ROUND ETC.ABOUT," ETC.,
WITH ILLUSTRATIONS
MACMILLAN AND LIMITEDCO.,
MARTIN'S LONDONST. STREET,
i 908yg
RICHARD CLAY AND SONS, LIMITED,
ANDBREAD STREET E.C.,HILL,
BUNGAY, SUFFOLK.