"The force of the thrust is delivered principally with the right arm, the left being used to direct the bayonet. The points at which the attack should be directed are, in order of their importance, stomach, chest, head, neck, and limbs." — Moss, 1914

Bayonet thrust

"The force of the thrust is delivered principally with the right arm, the left being used to direct…

A stabbing weapon. A term applied to any such weapon, without reference to its shape or make.

Poniard

A stabbing weapon. A term applied to any such weapon, without reference to its shape or make.