Horse artillery


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that portion of the artillery in which the cannoneers are mounted, and which usually serves with the cavalry; flying artillery.

See also: Horse

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The Shrewsbury Castle-based museum, which was visited by more than 25,000 people in 2018, houses Shropshire's Army collections spanning nearly 300 years and relating to the county regiments: The Kings Shropshire Light Infantry; The Shropshire Yeomanry; The Shropshire Royal Horse Artillery and the various militia and volunteers of Shropshire.
Gun salutes were fired in the duke's honour by The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery in Hyde Park, and by the Honourable Artillery Company at the Tower of London.
The salutes were fired by The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery in Hyde Park and the Honourable Artillery Company at the Tower of London.
Soldiers from the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery used six First World War-era 13-pounder field guns to perform a royal salute of 41 shots in London's Green Park.
London Ambulance Service paramedic Dan Walker said: "Would like to thank the vets from the Royal Horse Artillery in Woolwich for assisting us in a terrible tragedy in Thamesmead today."
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In Hyde Park at noon 41 volleys in honour of the Queen's birthday were fired by the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery.
Jean-Nicholas-Auguste Noil, an artillery officer in NapoleonAEs army, was 18 years old in 1796 when he was appointed second lieutenant in the 8th Regiment of Horse Artillery. He served Napoleon for 20 years.
Faces from the world of entertainment will take to the stage and the audience will watch arena performances from a range of organisations including the Oman Royal Cavalry, New Zealand Army Band, the Mounties and the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery.
The Household Division Bands and Corps of Drums also took part, as did the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery.