The havildar was the crack shot of the Madras army, having twice carried off Commander-in-Chief's prize.
A havildar then volunteered to mount the hill with ammunition.
At the same time, you had better take your havildar and his troopers with you.
Unfortunately for Ted, Ambar Singh, the havildar, could not be traced.
What do you do if a havildar or Naik or Sepoy is late for parade?
The havildar said:' Give us no trouble, and we will give you no trouble.
I am also due to return to my regiment after a time, and I cannot be a deserter—I who intend to be havildar.'
Also, the big Police-book that was in the havildar's charge was gone.
From the gateway of the Fort above the havildar, or native sergeant, of the guard shouted to the mahout to desist.
A havildar of the 4th said, “Sahib, is not our march one of the greatest on record?”