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"The Small Book"
Every soldier in the British Army was issued with a copy of this book. It included his full description on Attestation; particulars of Service; his next of kin and details of marriage and children; a form to make a will; instructions for guard duty, saluting Officers, cleaning, cooking, going on leave etc.

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