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THURSDAY'S POST

... Truduffrin, from whence a detachment of Light Infantry was immediately fent to the valley Forge upon Schuylkill, where the Enemy had variety of ftores, and a confiderable Magazine of flour. The battalion Light Infantry and the Britifh Grenadiers took poft ...

Published: Tuesday 09 December 1777
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5174 | Page: 1, 4 | Tags: none

The LONDON GAZETTE, continued from the.firft page

... marched in the follow, jng Order fnr the Town of Slvannah. The Light Infantry throwing off their Pack,, formed the Advance, the Nrw. York Vulunteeu followed to fupport the Light Infantry, the firll Battalion of the 71ft, with two fix Pounder,, followed ...

Published: Tuesday 02 March 1779
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3821 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Wednesday's and Thursday's POSTS

... colonel Scott's light infantry, brigadier brigade, and dtvifion of the grenadiers, ta*°plan tarion more our left, where brigadier Haviland was to have comedown : they drove off fome of the enemy polled there; and the light infantry pofleiled themfelves ...

Published: Tuesday 30 March 1762
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5912 | Page: 1, 2, 3 | Tags: none

From the London Gazette EXTRAORDINARY

... grenadiers: Brigadier Walih, with his brigade, ( fupporting the light infantry under Lieut. Col. Scott) to attack the left of plantation, and to endeavour to get round the enemy. The light infantry effedted their attempt; and while the grenadiers were driving ...

Published: Tuesday 23 March 1762
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2902 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

THURSDAY's POST

... and being fupported the Yagers and Light Infantry the Guards, attacked and routed it; the Grenadiers and Battalion of Guards moving forward to occupy ike Ground left vacant the Movement of Lieut. Webfter. AH the Infantry being now the Line, Llenf. Col. Tarleton ...

Published: Tuesday 12 June 1781
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5002 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

THURSDAY'S POST

... lbne walls and in woods, fome companies of light infantry, anda part of the ChafTeurs, were detached to diflodge which they did effeftually; Lieutenant Colonel Mufgrave commanding the ill battalion of light infantry, and Captain Evelyn of the 4th regiment ...

Published: Tuesday 07 January 1777
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3028 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

THURSDAY'S POST..T? __,_ r _ i —. «-

... firft order had mifcarried, before I quitted this ground I fent a Iccond; for a brigade of Infantry, the 17th Light Dragoons, and 2d battalion of Light Infantry, to meet mc on the march, with which additional force, had General Wafliington flic wn himfelf ...

Published: Tuesday 01 September 1778
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2416 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

SATURDAY'S PAST

... in the rear, led the enemy Wight get there before our light infantry,, which had, however, reduced our force on Mafcot at the time of its being attacked: but Major Rofs, with the fecond light infantry, reaching the poft in the rear fooh sifter Major Irving ...

Published: Monday 25 August 1794
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2099 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Saturday's Post continued

... 70th, and the ift battalion of light infantry, and carried Le Bran, under a heavy fire the 6th ; and inftantly detaching Lieut. Col Craddock with the 2'd battalion grenadiers, and Major Evatt with three companies light infantry, attack Trinite Fort, the enemy ...

Published: Monday 21 April 1794
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3050 | Page: 3 | Tags: Classifieds 

Wednesday's and Thursday's POSTS

... provincial light infantry corps board, was driven out to fea. I landed the troops early the next morning, at the bottom of the bay, from whence a path led to St. John's: A party the enemy fired fome (hots at the boats as they rowed in. The light infantry oft ...

Published: Tuesday 19 October 1762
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1505 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Monday's Post

... his brigade of grenadiers, and Gen. Dundas', with his brigade light infantry, marched and took poffefiion.. On the 30th ult. the grenadiers, commanded by Prince Edward ; the light infantry by Gen. Dundas and the 6th, oth, and 43d regiments, by Col. Sir ...

THURSDAY'S POST

... of the Right,- confining of a (mall Corps of Light Infantry, the 23d and 3 3d. Regiments, under the Command of Lieut. Col. Webfter ; the Divifion of the Left, con- futing of the Volunteers of Ireland, Infantry of the Legion, and- Part of Lieut. Col. Hamilton's ...

Published: Tuesday 17 October 1780
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3059 | Page: 1 | Tags: none