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An example of a cornet is an ice cream cone.
Paul began playing the cornet aged 6 under the tuition of his father Robert in Dundee, Scotland.
Having chosen the army, he obtained through the interest of his friends a cornet's commission in the dragoons.
At the age of 18, he also became principal cornet with the Royal Engineers TA Band in Monmouth.