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Arapaho Indians—Continued.

Page.
Temper.....

268
Work, etc., required......

269
See Indians.
Arizona, Territory of. Volunteers recruited from
Arkansas, State of. Volunteers recruited from .....
Armistead, Fort, Maryland. Condition, etc....
Armstrong, A. A., Indian Agent, White River Agency, Arizona. Men-
tioned...

................

266
Army.
Aggressiveness and “Get there” intention .............

204
Appropriations for
......

....................... 108
Casualties in...

20, 21, 22, 74, 75, 78
Cavalry training.........
Character of deserters ....

9
Character of enlisted component.....
Composition of, and character and average age of enlisted men

... 9, 11
Desertions, per cent of, 1901.....

.. 9, 10
Discipline and dress ...

..... 23, 190
Disgraced by discharged soldiers and civilian employees wearing uniforms. 10
Distribution of ...........

.... 6, 19
Efficiency, improvement and promotion of..
Enlisted strength...

5, 6
Equipment ..........

191
Erroneous notions prevalent in, regarding drill..

215
Expected to keep peace in Indian country .....

272
Eyes and ears of, Cavalry as ...

216
Inducements to enter........
Impressions of China campaign ......
Inequitability of foreign service system and scheme for adjustment ......
Inspections of. See Inspector-General's Department.
Instruction of

Ability of officers, determined by examination by boards ..........
Officers, system of training.........
War college, establishment of, necessity for ....

See also Instruction of Army.
In the matter of safety and preservation of nation ....
Late soldiers of, committed to Government Hospital for Insane....
Maintenance of historic rôle by..
Medical Department. See Medical Department.
Military training .........

..... 13, 14
Monthly strength and casualties, table (C) showing, July, 1900–June 30,
1901...

... facing 74
Native Scouts in Philippine Islands.......

...... 6,23
Noncommissioned Officers. See Noncommissioned Officers.
Number of troops required for service in Philippine Islands.

205
Officers, in connection with public moneys..

167
Officers, stagnation in promotion ...................
Organization and reorganization of new regiments ..

126, 127
Organization of. Units of Administration ..
Personnel of ........

...... 15, 16
Philippine Islands. See Philippines, Division of.
Porto Rican Troops. See Porto Rico Provisional Regiment.
Proficiency of..

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272

Army-Continued.

Problem of alimenting, solved by United States ...
Readjustment and improvement of staff establishment...
Recruitment of..........

See also Recruiting Service.
Reorganization of ..

122, 125
Retirement of officers. See Retirements and Officers.
Schools and Colleges. See Military Schools, etc.
Selection of officers.....

216
Small Arms.................

195
Standard of strength in peace ....
Strength June 30, 1900-June 30, 1901, table (A) showing ...... ...... facing 74
Strength of, 1867–1901 ........
Subdivision of, for protection of occupied territory in Philippine Islands
and inhabitants ....

56
Supplies for, in Division of Philippines.........

55
Use of troops in stopping forcibly the practice of Sun dances ......
Zeal and loyal devotion of members ...

See Volunteers.
Organizations.
Artillery Corps.

Authorized enlisted strength .....
Casualties among officers....
Deficiency in strength of.......
Desirability of regimental organization for.
Detective organization..
Distribution of .............................. ............. 134,
Duties and instruction of...

... 8
Extension of plan of post recruiting to expedite organization .... 49
Fifth, Light Battery F-
Casualties in, at battle of Pekin ..........

199
Operations in China Relief Expedition............... 198, 200, 203
Instruction and pay of...
............................

....... 64
Method of organization and appointment of officers.....

50
Organization and equipment of.........

........... 8, 22,

98–101, 106-108, 123, 127, 132, 233, 256, 258
Property needed for ..........
Proportion of staff details entitled to..
Recruitment of..........

49, 50
Relative rank of officers ..
Reorganization, effect of .
Representation on boards for testing rifled cannon..
School, reorganization of..

234
State military organizations of....

64
Target practice........

284
Torpedoes and submarine mines, school of, transferred to...
Total number of officers in..
Training of officers and men.

234
See Field Artillery Battalion.
Cavalry-
Advantages of well handled.....

223
Casualties among officers .......

22
Mounts for, training, etc....

... 169, 194
· Organization and equipment of........ 49, 98, 122, 223, 255, 257, 258, 260

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45

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198

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...... 193,401

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Army-Continued.

Page.
Organizations Continued.
Cavalry-Continued.

Proportion of staff details entitled to...
Services of, in Philippine Islands.........
Sixth-
Battles, skirmishes, reconnoissances, etc...

....... 202
Troop M joins China Relief Expedition, stationed in Pekin,
China ................

..... 199, 200
Total number of officers in.......

... 45
See Native (Philippine) Troops.
Engineer Corps, U. S. A.-
Organization and reorganization of .......

..... 105, 124
Part of China Relief Expedition.......
Recruitment of...

50
Infantry-

Casualties among officers ......
Ninth-
Casualties in China.

199, 201
Extracts from history of .......

..... 201, 202
Part of China Relief Expedition....

.... 198, 200, 201, 203
Fourteenth-
Casualties in China...........

.. 198, 199
Operations of, with China Relief Expedition ...... ... 198, 199, 203
Organization and equipment ......

...... 98, 123
Proportion of staff details entitled to.
Recruitment of new regiments ....

Total number of officers in......
Signal Corps, U. S. A.-
Part of China Relief Expedition......

.......

198
Army of Italy. Napoleon's address to, effect of..

218
Army Regulations. Amendment of.......

... 110, 112-114
“Army Reorganization.” Extracts from an article on.... ..... 223, 225
Army Transports.
Register of passengers ...

:.......

96, 135
See Transport Service.
Arnold, Abraham K., Colonel, Eighth U. S. Cavalry. Mentioned........ 78, 169
Articles of War, Applicability to foreign service .......................... 62
Artillery Defenses.
Additional at, Fort Canby, Washington....

150
At Forts Stevens and Columbia, Oregon...

150
San Diego Harbor, Cal., establishment of ...
Artillery Districts.
Announcement of ........

129
Division of seacoast into ......

233
Duties of commanders, and inspections ...

233
Artillery Fire. Notes on, extracts from ..

216
Artillery Posts. Equipment of .........

150
Assinniboine, Fort, Montana.
Fires at.......

262
Garrison at ......

260
Repairs, expenditures for ......
Assistant Secretary of War. Mentioned...

132
Auditor for the Philippines. Opinion of held by military officers .. 188
Aultman, Dwight E., Captain, Artillery Corps, U. S. A. Mentioned ...... 131

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Aztec, U. S. transport. Mentioned...

.......... 36, 38, 39, 76, 77
Bailey, George, 1st Sergeant, Co. D, 9th U. S. Infantry. Wounded at Pekin,
China ...

................... 202
Bailey, Hobart K., Major of Infantry, Inspector-General, U. S. A. Men-
tioned ....................

.......... 177, 181
Baker, Charles T., Captain, Quartermaster, U. S. A. Mentioned.......... 77
Baker, Chauncey B., Major, Quartermaster, U. S. V. (Captain of Infantry,

U. S. A.) Chief Quartermaster, Department of Cuba.
Mentioned ....

....................
Summary of report ....
Baker, Fort, California. Expenditures for construction at......
Baker, Jesse M., Captain, Quartermaster, U. S. A. Mentioned ......
Bakers, Post. Pay of....
Baldwin, Theodore A., Colonel, 7th U. S. Cavalry. Mentioned ... 288
Baltimore, Maryland. Artillery District of........... ............ 130
Banks, Fort, Massachusetts. Armament, garrison, etc...

...... 238
Barber, Merritt, Colonel, Assistant Adjutant-General, U. S. A. Mentioned. 51, 78
Barden, William J., 1st Lieutenant, Corps of Engineers, U. S. A. Men-

tioned ................
Barker, Alvin A., Captain, Quartermaster, U. S. A. Mentioned .....
Barker, Walter B., Captain, Quartermaster, U. S. A. Mentioned,

287
Barlow, John W., Brigadier-General, retired, U. S. A. Mentioned...
Barr, Thomas F., Brigadier-General, retired, U. S. A. Mentioned ...... 78
Barracks.

Construction in Alaska ........
Construction of Nipa .......
Fuel for, allowance....

155
inadequacy ol...............................................
Bartlett, Charles G., Colonel, retired, U. S. A. Mentioned ....... ..... 80
Bartz, Gustav, Corporal, Co. F, 9th U. S. Infantry. Wounded at Tientsin,

China ................. .................... ........
Batchelder, Richard N., Brigadier-General, U. S. A. Mentioned.......
Bates, John C., Brigadier-General, U. S. A. Mentioned .....

... 38
Battle, John S., 1st Lieutenant, 11th U. S. Infantry, A. A. A. G., District of
Porto Rico. Mentioned ....

...........
Beach, William D., Major, Inspector-General, U. S. V. (Captain, 3d U. S.

Cavalry), Acting Inspector-General, Department of Southern
Luzon. Mentioned ...

.. 179, 185
Becker, Otto, Captain, Pay Department, U. S. A. Mentioned...
Belcher, John H., Major, retired, U. S. A. Mentioned......
Belgian King, U. S. transport. Mentioned...................
Bell, James M., Brigadier-General, U. S. A. Mentioned.....
Benguet, Luzon, P. I., Establishment of sanatorium at.......
Benmohr, U. S. transport. Mentioned ....
Bennett, Irvin E., Captain, Assistant Surgeon, U. S. V. Summary of report.
Berry, John A., 2d Lieutenant, Artillery Corps, U. S. A. Mentioned..... 106
Berry, Lucien G., Captain, Artillery Corps, U. S. A. Mentioned......... 36, 128
Bethel, Walter A., Captain, Artillery Corps, U. S. A., Acting Judge-Advo-

cate, Department of the Columbia. Mentioned.............. 196
Bickhart, Wesley, 1st Sergeant, Co. H, 9th U. S. Infantry. Wounded at
Tientsin, China

201
Bids. Care of, after receipt ..

187
Black, Hanson B., 1st Lieutenant, Artillery Corps, U. S. A. Mentioned... 292

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Black Hawk, Indian Chief. Arrest of, by U.S. troops........

266
Black Hills Agreement. Indian ration issued under.....

270
Black, William M., Major, Corps of Engineers, U. S. A., Chief Engineer
Department of Cuba. Mentioned ..

287
Blakeman, Robert, 1st Lieutenant, 49th Infantry, U. S. V. Mentioned....
Bliss, Fort, Texas.

Accommodations for one squadron recommended.......
Detention of soldiers at, as civil witnesses.....

258
Increased accommodations at, necessary........................

68
Troops sent to...

257
Bliss, Tasker H., Major, Commissary of Subsistence, U. S. A., Chief of Cus-
toms for the Island of Cuba. Mentioned ......

287
Block, William H., Captain, Assistant Surgeon, U. S. V. Mentioned...... 287
Blodgett Field Oven. Considered excellent......

152
Bloom, Jacob E., Captain, Assistant Commissary of Subsistence, U. S. A.
Mentioned ............

287
Board of Ordnance, Fortification, and Equipment.

....

192
Boards of Survey.
Contract Surgeon as member..........

187
Cumbersomeness, extravagance, and dilatoriness ..

187
Feeling of members in re criticism........

187
Lack of responsibility and carelessness.......
Present composition, single officer preferable to ......

187
Summary court officer should have power to act on loss of property....
Boers.
Chief cause of misfortunes..

....... 228
Individuality of ........

217
Bonaparte, Napoleon.

Address to Army of Italy, effect of .................................... 218
Mentioned....

175
Bookmiller, Edwin V., Captain, 9th U. S. Infantry. Wounded at Tientsin,

China .....
Booth, Charles A., Major, 7th U. S. Infantry. Mentioned........
Boston, Massachusetts. Artillery District of ..

129
Boundaries.
Canadian, military garrison adjacent......

........
Mexican, military garrison adjacent ........
Bourchier, Thomas, Electrician Sergeant, U. S. A. Mentioned..... . 155
Bowman, Alpheus H., Lieutenant-Colonel, 5th U.S. Infantry. Mentioned. 38, 76
Boyle, William H., Lieutenant-Colonel, retired, U. S. A. Mentioned.. 78, 177, 182
Boxers. Skirmishes with.......

........ 202
Breckenridge, Joseph C., Brigadier-General, Inspector-General, U. S. A.
Mentioned.....

... 40, 177, 180
Brevets and Medals, Board for consideration of, recorder...... ....... 181
Brewer, Richard H., 1st Lieutenant, 27th Infantry, U. S. V. Dropped,
missing...........

......................
Brewster, Alden F., 2d Lieutenant, Artillery Corps, U.S. A. Mentioned.. 107
Bridges, Charles H., 1st Lieutenant, 22d U. S. Infantry. Mentioned......
Bridgman, Victor H., Captain, Artillery Corps, U. S. A. Mentioned....
Brinkerhoff, Henry R., Lieutenant-Colonel, retired, U. S. A. Mentioned..
British Forces. Two Sikhs killed by American soldiers .......

199
Brodrick, Secretary for War, Great Britain.
Possible need of compulsory service ...........

......... 224
Reliance for defense of Kingdom placed upon ...

201
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