field battery

field battery

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a small unit of usually four field guns
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The unfurling of the national flag will synchronise with the 21 Gun Salute fired by the valiant gunners of the elite 2233 Field Battery (Ceremonial).
during the transition, the power supply is provided from a vehicle, a battery pack equipped with a battery management system or a battery power source, or a field battery.
In the Second World War Bytown Gunners did not serve in a single unit but parts of the Regiment served in formations including the 51st Anti-Tank Battery (1st Division), 2nd Field Battery (2nd Division), 6th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment (II Corps), 25th Light Anti-Aircraft Battery (6th Division in British Columbia) and the 4th Field Regiment (2nd Division).
and Alberta), running a successful lumber business in Winnipeg, serving as a Major in command of the Winnipeg Field Battery in the Riel Rebellion of 1885, designing three bridges in Winnipeg (including the Broadway Bridge which opened in 1882 as the first bridge to cross the Red River), being the first registrar at the University of Manitoba, a founding member of the Manitoba Historical Society, alderman in the early years of Winnipeg, and superintendent with the Northwest Mounted Police (forerunner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police), the position he held at the time of his death in 1894 at age 48.
John Ambulance, Canadian Legion Branch 24, the Royal Niagara Military Institute, the 10th Field Battery Association and the Niagara Artillery Foundation.
A member of the Blood tribe, Whitegrass is a member of the 20th Independent Field Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery, based in Lethbridge.
"My field battery charger works perfectly in the mountains or on winter hikes, but it will not work in warm climates as my device requires ice, snow or very cold water," he added.
Later he observed the enemy's field battery which he at once charged and routed the gunners, saving the battalion many casualties.
The public tipped its hat to elected representatives on only one attribute in the Field battery. Fifty-five percent said elected representatives were better suited to decide upon highly technical or legal policy matters.
In the case of an unsuccessful cased hole production test at Backreef-1, an exploration well at the East Blina-1 Prospect - situated approximately half way (along the road) between Backreef-1 and the Blina Oil Field Battery some 7km to the west.
Development of the systems will provide the military with lightweight, quiet and fuel-efficient power systems that can be used as auxiliary power units, portable generators or field battery chargers, the company said.
MOMENT OF PRIDE: Attending the rededication ceremony are (from left) Harry Hodges, treasurer of the Royal Artillery Association until it recently disbanded; John Thornton, former trumpeter in the Royal Artillery; Ron Walton, president of the Royal British Legion, Leamington; Syd Anstone, former gunner; Vic Boyle, whose father was in the 271st Field Battery; and Les Faries, former gunner.