And the territorial army scheme, to which I was persuaded to consent—was it secretly directed to the same end?
After reaching the territorial army a man is relieved from all further training.
The terms of service are three years with the colours, three in the reserve and four in the territorial army.
But not only was the army small; it was a territorial army; it grew out of the soil.
But it is more vital that while the kingdom was in this sense one territorial army, the regiments of it were also kingdoms.
If still abroad at 37, they are entered in territorial army list and exempted.
At the present moment the territorial army in Monmouthshire consists exactly of 17 men, all of whom are officers.