Victorian era British Army.

Jun 2017
143
UK
#1
1880-1885

what sources can provide the exact size of the British Army in the late-ish era of good ole vic? artillery as well.

oh and what strategy was used in case of a large scale war on land, in this rather inter period from the First World War. would trenches be dug, or just napoleonic era fighting with better guns. Thanks.
 
Nov 2010
7,515
Cornwall
#2
It wasn't really an era for grand battles, more colonial wars and skirmishes. Both the Crimea and the Boer War showed that war strategy was, shall we say, sadly lacking and outdated. As it usually is
 

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