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Artillery is a class of large military weapons built to fire munitions far beyond the range and power of infantry's small arms.
In military organizations, an artillery battery is a unit of guns, mortars, rockets or missiles so grouped in order to facilitate better battlefield communication and command and control, as well as to provide dispersion for its constituent gunnery crews and their systems.
The British Army is the United Kingdom's principal land warfare force.
The East India Company (EIC), also known as the Honourable East India Company and informally as John Company was an English and later British joint-stock company, formed to pursue trade with the East Indies, but which ended up trading mainly with the Indian subcontinent and Qing China.
George Ward Gunn VC MC (26 July 1912 - 21 November 1941) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a federal parliamentary republic in western-central Europe.
The Government of India Act 1858 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (21 & 22 Vict. c. 106) passed on August 2, 1858.
Horse artillery was a type of light, fast-moving, and fast-firing artillery which provided highly mobile fire support, especially to cavalry units.
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia.
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 refers to a rebellion in India against the rule of the East India Company, that ran from May 1857 to June 1858.
M (Headquarters) Battery Royal Horse Artillery are the Headquarters Battery of 3rd Regiment Royal Horse Artillery They are currently based in Caen Barracks in Hohne, Germany.
The Madras Army was the army of the Presidency of Madras, one of the three presidencies of British India within the British Empire.
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is the British government department responsible for implementing the defence policy set by Her Majesty's Government, and is the headquarters of the British Armed Forces.
Operation Crusader was a military operation by the British Eighth Army between 18 November–30 December 1941 during the Second World War.
The presidency armies were the armies of the three presidencies of the East India Company's rule in India, later the forces of the British Crown in India.
The Royal Regiment of Artillery, commonly referred to as the Royal Artillery (RA), is the artillery arm of the British Army.
In jurisprudence in the Commonwealth realms, the Crown dependencies, and any of a realm's provincial or state sub-divisions, the Crown is the state in all its aspects.
The World Digital Library (WDL) is an international digital library operated by UNESCO and the United States Library of Congress.
3rd Regiment Royal Horse Artillery is a regiment of the Royal Horse Artillery in the British Army.