A history of the Singapore Volunteer Corps 1854-1937, being also an historical outline of volunteering in Malaya

This is a publication on the historical development of early volunteering with details of involvements in national events of the Singapore Volunteer Artillery Corps, European Rifle Company, Eurasian Company, Chinese Company, Maxim Company and the Malay Company.

 

Title
A history of the Singapore Volunteer Corps 1854-1937, being also an historical outline of volunteering in Malaya
Creator
Winsley, T M.
Subject
Events>>Historical Periods>>Founding of Modern Singapore (1819-1941)
Politics and Government>>National Security>>Defence
Military service, Voluntary--Singapore--History
Singapore--History--1819-1867
Singapore--History--1867-1942
History>>Asia>>Southeast Asia>>Singapore
Law and government>>Security>>Army
National security
1826-1867 Straits settlements
1867-1914 Port city
1914-1942 Cosmopolitan city
National defence
Publisher
Singapore : Govt. Print. Off., [1938]
Digital Description
application/pdf, 30.59 MB, 268 p. : ill.
All Rights Reserved. National Library Board Singapore 2009.

 

Accompanying Illustrations

Johnston's Pier, between ... Singapore Royal Engineers... Portrait of Sir Orfeur Ca... Singapore Volunteer Rifle... Singapore Royal Artillery... Portrait of sergeants fro... Singapore Volunteer Rifle... Portrait of Mr. William R... Portrait of Singapore Vol... Officers of Singapore Vol... The Singapore Volunteer F... The Chinese Volunteer Clu... Patrol ship The S.V.C. Drill Hall, Be... The Straits Settlements V... The Chinese Company S.V.I... Headquarters of
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