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  • It gives name to a school of gunnery, where officers are instructed and experiments carried out.
  • Other schools are the school of naval medicine at Bordeaux with annexes at Toulon, Brest and Rochefort; schools of torpedoes and mines and of gunnery at Toulon, &c., &c. The coles dhydro graphic established at various ports are for theoretical training for the higher grades of the merchant service.
  • He superintended the gunnery training and prepared a new drill-book for the fleet.
  • Tartaglia's writings on gunnery were translated into English by Lucar in 1588, and into French by Rieffel in 1845.
  • Between 1858 and 1868 he was employed in home waters on a variety of special services, chiefly connected with gunnery, signalling and the tactical characteristics and capacities of steam warships.

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