The first troops to arrive were two raw, undrilled, and ununiformed Irish regiments from Alexandria, armed with altered muskets.
Why such an incongruous distinction between uniformed corps and ununiformed militia?
His original appearance caused a mild sensation, even amongst that motley and ununiformed assembly.
There were a hundred and twenty thousand in all, of which about seventeen thousand were ununiformed peasantry.
It was slow and difficult work, for the crowd, unable to recognise his ununiformed special constables, resented their attack.
They came into the Boer lines unarmed, ununiformed, and with false passes.