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Lciidcu Gazette Extraordinary

... Briuih Infant! yj under Major- lleneral -Lorii Cathcart, Major-General Gordon. and Lieut- Colonel I^'.Eenzi'Ji fix fquadrons of Light Cavalry, and one hundred and fifty Huffars, v.nder -Major General -Sir Robert Lawrie ; of the Loyal Emiaies ; and of four ...

Published: Monday 19 January 1795
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 4132 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

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... Hompcfch's Huflars. Maior J. Gafpar Le Marchant, from the ?? light dra- jguons, to be Lieutenai.t-Coiciiel, with permanent rank, vice Jlumpefch, promoted. Colonel Hompefch's Light Infantry. Captain Henry Cooper, from the York htruars, to be Ma- jor, with ...

Published: Saturday 22 April 1797
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 587 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

FROM THE BELFAST N EWS-L ETTER, JUNE II

... yeoman cavalry and infantry, altogether about 330 men, and two field-pieces. About half part four o'clock in the evenin, this little army fell in with a body of rebels, amounting to between 6000 and 7000, near Saintfield. The light infantry, commanded by ...

Published: Saturday 16 June 1798
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 718 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Fro. ttc EXTR KORJ>IK. ■ ?? f• v - of £

... we marched on. The path for fonr miles was very narrow, through a thick wood, and very hard ground. Captaia Uacdooeli'a light infantry corps in fron?, came up with feme of the party we drove from the binding place: they had conceded themielves ia ihe wood ...

Published: Saturday 16 October 1762
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1236 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Fromthe LONDON GAZETTE EXTRAORDINART

... the_4th inft. next Morning,. v at Break of Day the Tents were ftruck, and ajl. the Troops, ?? to 6367 Regulars, Officers, Light Infantry, and Rangersn. included, and '9024 Provincials, ■'- including Officers and Batteatt; Men, embarked in about 900* Batteaux ...

Published: Saturday 26 August 1758
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1515 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Ex f raft efa letter from Cork, Sepi. IC

... for- vice, figned by 'he delegates ofthe following corps : Courty of Dublin light drapuons. Rathdown fight dragoons. Union light dragoons. Liberty Volunteers. Hibernian light dragoons. Dublin Volunteers. Lawyers Artillery. Lawyers Corps. Newcaftlc and ...

Published: Wednesday 19 September 1781
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1390 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

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... of IVoAbach, where, wider the proteftion of the infantry, they endeavoured to rally, but the infantry of Adjutant-General Ney came up, and, without giving them time to recon- noitre, attached both infantry and cavalry, and o- bliged theni to rectofs the ...

Published: Monday 22 August 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1710 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

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... B R. I 1 1 S ii. i-th Regiment of light crapoons. i crtnr.n cr ?? v.-. iit Battalion of light infantry, i Serjeant, ?. rank and (tie tiled; * Firfl and feconti battalions oor. r L*g_jt ?? ■ „ — _*r inies cf Chafi-tirs ; z battalions of BritiP*. and a ...

Published: Wednesday 01 January 1777
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 797 | Page: 5, 6 | Tags: none

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... great vigilance and activity, hung fo . atove the country, and carried with ?? lights unit fcvere marching, ?? ' ■'- the carabineers, detachments of ?? the firtl fencible light dragoons, ;, ;, ?? dragoons, under the command toomas Chapman, Lieutenant-Colonel ...

Published: Saturday 15 September 1798
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 889 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

PRICES of COP-N a-- CORN EXCHANGE, Sept. 3

... 500 light infantry, 300 riflemen, and 100 horfe, near Spencer's Plan- tation, feven miles from Williamsburg!: ; Col. Simcoe was put to the alternative either to fight and conquer, or to lofe his baggage, cartlc, &c. he inftantly charged the light wing ...

Published: Monday 10 September 1781
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1085 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Account tran/mitted by Cd bouquet to Sir Jejffery.Amherft

... this view companies of light infantry were ordered v ; the circle, and troops on their right ar.d op* tied their files, and filled up up the fpace, ih might Icern they were intended to cover tie treat :jhe third Light Infantry Company, ar.j Grcu^J^r-rs ...

Published: Wednesday 19 October 1763
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 912 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

■ Jfto Mails this PnJ}

... and very ad- van try • ' . pofhs on a rifing ground, between' ' * ■• Tbeir cavalry marched down in 0 large body to the light infantry, who were y-v- right of Coionci Carletoa's corps. Tbey were very foon repulsed, ai . the whofe body dif- perfed before ...

Published: Wednesday 15 September 1762
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2250 | Page: 2 | Tags: none