Lady Susan Stewart's Reel?

Mike Briggs

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In the British military, the command for a group of soldiers in a drill
formation to make a 90 deg turn to the right used to be "Right -- turn!"
I seem to remember hearing also the command "By the right -- turn!"
Can anyone verify this?

Mike
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