At the command parry, turn the hand and carry it quickly to the front and left, the nails upwards, the edge to the left, the point inclined to the front, as high as the eyes, and in the direction of the left shoulder; the thumb extended on the back of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Manual of Instruction for the volunteers and militia of the United States. Combining as much of the systems of Cooper, Scott, and Hardee as is recognized in the United States army|
|Author||:||William GILHAM, Samuel COOPER (Assistant Adjutant General, United States Army.)|