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Pàgina 87 - If the Candidate be a member of the Church of England, he will have to produce a certificate of having been confirmed; if not a member of the Church of England, he will be required to produce a certificate from a minister or priest stating that he has been well Instructed in the principles of the religion in which he has been brought up.
Pàgina 89 - ... examination will be stated in each case, so that the same may take place before any Commission is granted. Before officers are recommended for promotion, to the rank of Lieutenant, the Commanding Officer is to have them examined by a Board of Officers ; consisting of himself, another Field...
Pàgina 100 - A Candidate for Admission to the Senior Department of the College must be a Commissioned Officer in the Army, and must have completed the twenty-first year of his age. He must have actually served as a Commissioned Officer with his Regiment...
Pàgina 107 - No person can be admitted who has been dismissed or obliged to retire, from the army or navy, the Royal Military College at Sandhurst, the Royal Military Academy at Woolwich, or from any other public institution.
Pàgina 92 - In history, he must be able to answer such questions as may be put to him by the examiners. 5. In geography, he must possess a knowledge of the general divisions of the world ; the name of the capital of each nation in Europe ; the principal rivers, seaports, and military posts in Great Britain and Ireland ; her Majesty's dominions in every part of the world.
Pàgina 115 - A certificate of good moral character, signed by a clergyman of the parish to which he belongs, and by the Tutor or Head of the School or College at which he has received his education for at least the two preceding years, or such other proof of good moral character as will be satisfactory to the Commander-inChief.
Pàgina 100 - His Application (addressed to the Governor of the College,) must be supported by satisfactory testimonials of character and conduct ; as, likewise, of his being well grounded in the duties of the particular branch of service to which he belongs.
Pàgina 100 - Regiment for three yean abroad, or for four years at home, unless he should have been reduced to Half-pay before the completion of such period, when his claim will be considered. His application (addressed to the Governor of the College) must be supported by satisfactory Testimonials...
Pàgina 87 - Fortification he must be able to trace upon paper, in presence of the Examiners, a front of Fortification according to Vauban's First System, and also the profile of a Rampart and Parapet. If the candidate can perform this correctly, it will be received as evidence of his having acquired some knowledge of Drawing.