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VOLUNTEER INTELLIGENCE.

A battalion parade was held last evening, when the men were marched out and put through a series of manoeuvres by Lieut.colonel Jack and Major Gordon. The following was tho parade state : RIFLE COMPANIES. Staff. —Major Callan, Captain Milne, and Sergeant-major Slowley. Band.—l bandmaster, 1 corporal, aud 25 bandsmen; total, 27. City Guards.—! captain, 2 lieutenants, 1 color-sergeant, 4 sergeants, and 33 rank and file; total, 4(5, North Dunedin Rifles.—l captain, 2 lieutenant, 4 sergeants, 4 corporals, 1 bugler, and 4S rank and file; total, 60. Wakari Rifles.—2 lieutenants, 1 color-ser-geant, 3 sergeants, 1 bugler, and 34 rank and file; total, 41. Highland Rifles.—l captain, 2 lieutenants, 1 coloi -sergeant, 3 sergeants, 2 corporals, 1 bugler, 5 bandsmen, and 30 rank and file ; total, 45. Irish Rifles.—l captain, 1 lieutenant, 4 sergeants, 4 corporals, 2 buglers, and 26 rank and file; total, 38. South District Rifles.—l captain, 2 lieutenants, 1 color-sergeant, 3 sergeants, 3 corporals, 1 bugler, and 42 rank and file; total, 53 High School Cadets. —1 captain, 1 lieutenant, 1 color-sergeant, 4 sergeants, 1 bugler, and 20 raxi\c ai d fiAe ' 7 tot*.!, 28. Grand total, 341. ORDNANCE COMPANIES. Staff.— Lieut,-colonel Jack, Sergeant-major M‘Kay. Band, 25. Dunedin Navals.—l sub-lieutenant, 4 firstclass petty officers, 3 second-class petty officers, 1 bugler, 24 gunners ; total, 33, Port Chalmers Navals.—l captain, 1 lieutenant, 1 chief potty-officer, 4 first-class pattyofficers, 4 second-class petty-officers, and 55 gunners; total, 60. Peninsula Navals.— 1 captain, 2 lieutenants, 4 second-class petty-officers, 1 bugler, and 37 gunners; total, 45. B Battery.—l captain, 2 lieutenants, 2 sergeants, 4 corporals, 1 trumpeter, and 24 gunners; total, 34. L Battery —1 captain, 1 lieutenant, 1 ser-geant-major, 3 sergeants, _ 3 corporals, 1 bugler, aid 36 gunners; total, 45. Grand total, 255.

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VOLUNTEER INTELLIGENCE., Evening Star, Issue 8008, 10 September 1889

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VOLUNTEER INTELLIGENCE. Evening Star, Issue 8008, 10 September 1889

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