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History of the Gatling Gun Detachment (Large Print Edition)

by John Henry Parker

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11878927M
    ISBN 10142645340X
    ISBN 109781426453403

    Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top American Libraries Canadian. About Book Book Description The history of the Gatling Gun Detachment, Fifth Army Corps, is to a certain extent the history of the Santiago campaign. The detachment was organized on the spur of the moment, to utilize material which would otherwise have been .

    "History of the Gatling Gun Detachment, Fifth Army Corps, at Santiago" by John H. Parker. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-. Gatling gun, hand-driven machine gun, the first to solve the problems of loading, reliability, and the firing of sustained was invented about by Richard Jordan Gatling during the American Civil early experiments with a single barrel using paper cartridges (which had to have a separate percussion cap), he saw in the newly invented brass cartridge (which had its own.

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This is a history that looks at the innovating gatling gun, which was a predecessor of modern machine guns. Gatling guns had a huge effect on warfare at the turn of the 20th century.

From the preface: "On the morning of July 1st, the dismounted cavalry, including my regiment, stormed Kettle Hill, driving the Spaniards from their trenches/5(3). The high rate of fire allowed the Gatling gun to be used to suppress concentrations of rifle equipped Spanish troops, In addition, the range allowed a Gatling gun to suppress the Spanish artillery at ranges of yards by shooting up the crews.

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History of the Gatling Gun Detachment, Fifth Army Corps, at Santiago (Dodo Press)/5(10). The Gatling gun used by the US Army fired the same rifle cartridge used by the troops.

It sat on a high wheeled carriage like a piece of artillery in the s. The US Army also had some Colt machine guns firing a different cartridge, the Mauser rifle cartridge used by the Spanish/5(10). History of the Gatling Gun Detachment, Fifth Army Corps, at Santiago With a Few Unvarnished Truths Concerning that Expedition Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Late nineteenth century () Subject: Gatling guns Subject: Spanish-American War, -- Regimental histories Subject: Spanish-American War, -- Personal.

HISTORY OF THE GATLING GUN DETACHMENT FIFTH ARMY CORPS, AT SANTIAGO, With a Few Unvarnished Truths Concerning that Expedition. (Short Title: The Gatlings at Santiago) BY JOHN H. PARKER, 1st Lieut. 13th Inf.(Late) Commanding Gatling Gun Detachment, Fifth Army Corps, at TION.

To the Enlisted Members of the Detachment, Who, by Their. History of the Gatling gun Detachment, Fifth Army Corps, at Santiago, With a few Unvarnished Truths Concerning That Expedition [Parker, John H. ] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. History of the Gatling gun Detachment, Fifth Army Corps, at Santiago, With a few Unvarnished Truths Concerning That Expedition/5(10).

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The Gatling gun is a machine gun that consists of multiple barrels revolving around a central axis and is capable of being fired at a rapid rate. Gen. Benjamin F. Butler of the Union army first. History of the Gatling Gun Detachment Fifth Army Corps, at Santiago is a title written by John Henry Parker who was an American writer and First Lieutenant in the Thirteenth Infantry.

The title also contains a few unvarnished truths about the expedition/5. "History of the Gatling Gun Detachment, Fifth Army Corps, at Santiago" by John H.

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Book/Printed Material History of the Gatling gun detachment, Fifth army corps, at Santiago, with a few unvarnished truths concerning that expedition.

About this Item. Title History of the Gatling gun detachment, Fifth army corps, at Santiago, with a few unvarnished truths concerning that expedition. Contributor Names. Working throughout the summer ofGatling developed the invention that would carry his name though history: the Gatling gun.

The Gatling is. History of the Gatling Gun Detachment is a relatively brief book telling the story of an ad hoc Gatling gun company in the Spanish American war.

Almost a third of the book is appendixes, which contain official army records and reviews of the action in Cuba. I liked the story of the detachment. United States artillery.

Gatling gun detachment (5th corps)Gatling guns, Spanish-American War, -- Regimental histories, Spanish-American War, Publisher Kansas City, Mo., Hudson-Kimberly publishing co Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation Contributor The Library of Congress Language English.

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He wrote a book about his experience, History of the Gatling Gun Detachment, Fifth Army Corps, at Santiago which is available on Amazon and also in .This book was written by the battery commander and is amply complimented by photographs of the campaign taken by a member of the detachment.

Although this book concerns the doings of the US Fifth Army Corps during the Santiago campaign it retains the essential intimacy of a unit history, is filled with immediate detail and as such has become a.General: The Vth Army Corp's Gatling Gun Detachment, was generally known as "Parker's Gatling Gun Detachment." The unit, unique in its origin and operation, saw action at the Battle of San Juan Hill, and was made famous by Theodore Roosevelt's comments during the battle.

John H. Parker of Missouri was a 1st Lt. in the 13th U.S. Infantry when he came up with the proposal for the Gatling Gun.