Changes in organisation of the Army

How was the Army originally organised?
foot, cavalry and artillery
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When were Corps introduced?
1914
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What was the main tactical unit?
Regiment
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How was Navy organised?
HMS on every ship, Fleets named after where serving and conscription forced early on.
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Why were there few recruits?
Not attractive at good economic time due to low pay
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How did Prussian Army show British up?
Meritocratic showed British as much worse.
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What was muzzle loading change to?
Breech loading
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What changed in 1870s and 80s?
More bullets and explosive shells in factories.
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What impact did Empire have?
Army needed more supplying all over world.
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What were problems with clothing?
Dye ran, supply further Wellington.
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When were Corps introduced?

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1914

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What was the main tactical unit?

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How was Navy organised?

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Why were there few recruits?

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