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SUNDAY'S POST

... the Wood, and that were lined with the Enemy's Infantry ; they were forced one after the other. The other Regi- ments of Infantry did the fame all along their Front. Then that Part ofthe Enemy's Infantry was entirely thrown into Confufion, and retired ...

Published: Friday 30 June 1758
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3071 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

A MER IC A N' N EW S

... finished this Year. There are three frnall Forts building, one by the Grenadiers, one by the Light Infantry of the Regulars, and the other by Gage's Light Infantry. Thefe frnall Forts are built, upon Hills that partly command the large Fort ; and are now ...

Published: Friday 23 November 1759
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 561 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

From the LONDON GA Z E$T E, 08. 30

... Burgoyne's Dragoons, and about as many Portuguefe Cavalry, remained upon the Heights of Aftalhardes, till the Portuguefe Infantry had filed off by the Road of Sobrira Formoza. The Enemy attacked the Rear with feveral Battalions; but Lord Loudoun's Prefence ...

Published: Friday 29 October 1762
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3225 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

LONDON GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY, Feb. i

... tbat had harraffed, and frequently at- tempted to break in upon the infantry whilft the column was palling the ravine, made no ftand after our troops prepared to advance. Their infantry, on this occafion, (hewed a much better countenance than ufual, which ...

Published: Thursday 09 February 1792
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2863 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Saturday 6c Sunday's Mails

... the expedition likewife from Ferrara, detached a fquadron of huffars, and two com- panies cf infantry, as advanced guard, and one battalion of light infantry as a fupport againft Ravenna, which, ihouph it be no: a place of ftrength, fays General Kray ...

Published: Thursday 27 June 1799
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4596 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

WARLEY COMMON

... joined the other Troops. The Artillery came to the Ground in grand Brigades, and was fubdivided amongft the Infantry. The Grenadiers and Light Infantry formed a diftinfl and feparate Line by themfelves. The whole were then carefully infpe&ed by the proper ...

Published: Friday 21 August 1778
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 801 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

MONDAYS POST

... Serjeant, 8 Rank and File, wounded ; 1 Commiffioned Officer, c; Serjeants, 1 Drummer, 28 Rank and File, miffing. Provincial Light Infantry. 3 Rank and File killed ; 4 Commiffioned Officers, 3 Serjeants, 12 Rank and File, wounded ; 4 Commiffioned Officers, 1 ...

Published: Thursday 31 January 1782
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1867 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

SATURDAY'S POST

... Preparations were inftantly made for landing a Body of Men to drive them off, and ten Compa- nies ofthe Grenadiers, ten of Light Infantry, with the sth, 38th, 43d, and 5 2d, Battalions, with a Proportion of Field Artillery, under the Com- mand of Major-General ...

Published: Friday 28 July 1775
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1357 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

LOKDON GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY

... entrenchments above defcribed with fifty-two battalions of infantry and five regiments of cavalry. The army that was deftined for this attack, con- fifting of thirty-two regular battalions, fome light infantry, and twenty-eight fquadrons of cavalry, taken partly ...

Published: Thursday 19 November 1795
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2138 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

SttttttHW PO9C*

... than I was to bring Truth to Light, and fubject my Conduct to the ftricteft Scrutiny. The Inftant I found by the implyed Cenfure given out in Orders the id of Auguft, that my Conduft had appear'd in an unfa\¬Ľourable Light to Prince Ferdinand on the Day ...

Published: Friday 21 September 1759
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2351 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Saturday and Sunday's Mails

... Major-General Dundas vvith his brigade of light intantry, inarched in and tookpoirefiion. On t K e 30th ultimo the brigade of grenadiers, commended by his Royal Highnefs Prince Ed ward ; iho brigade of light infantry, by Major- General Dundas; and the 6th ...

Published: Thursday 22 May 1794
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 914 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

AMERICA

... the Marquis de la Fayette to take the Command of the whole ad- vanced Corps, including Maxwell's Brigade and Morgan's Light Infantry, with Orders to take the firft fair Opportunity of attacking the Enemy's Rear. In tlie Evening of the fame Day, the whole ...

Published: Friday 11 September 1778
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2216 | Page: 2 | Tags: none