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... Volunteers ferving with ift Light Infantry. James Forreft, William M'lntofh, wounded. . a Ditto ferving with 2d Light lnfanjry. Smithf. Waller, Half- Pay Enfign Gordon, wounded. N. B. Captain Wolfe, of the 40th Light- Infantry, killed. and ...

Published: Friday 12 December 1777
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 8970 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Saturday Sc Sunday's Mails

... confifted of about eleven thoufand men, viz. thirty-two fquadrons of light cavalry, two battalions of grenadiers, fix battalions of fufileers, two battalions of Sclavonian light infantry, with a corps of rifle- men, and a proportionate number of heavy and ...

Published: Thursday 07 July 1796
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4160 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Friday's Mail

... battalion ot light infantry, and carried Morne Le Brun, under a heavy fire of mufquetry, on the 6th j* »nd inftamly detaching Lieutenant- Colonel Craddock with the 2d battalion of gre- nadiers, and Major Evott with three companies of light infantry, to attack ...

Published: Thursday 24 April 1794
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4188 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Fort Royal, Ifland of Martinico, Feb. 9, 176 a

... grenadiers : Briga- dier Wairh, with his brigade (fupporting the light infantry under Lieut. Col. Scott) to attack the left of a plantation, and to endeavour to get round the enemy. The light infantry effected their attempt; and while the grenadiers were driving ...

Published: Friday 19 March 1762
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2502 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

SATURDAY s POST

... fupported by the Yagers and Light Infantry ofthe Guards, attacked and routed it; the Grenadiers and 2d Battallion of Guards moving forwards to occupy the Ground left vacant by the Movement of Lieutenant Colonel Webfter. All the Infantry being now in the Line ...

Published: Friday 08 June 1781
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5279 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Friday's Mail..********

... the grenadiers and light infantry, v. ith Captain Robinfon's battalian of feamen, Were puflied forward to the fame poft, and on the 27th ult. the enemy were attacked on all fides by ?? Symcs, with the grenadiers •id light infantry ; compleatly routed ...

Published: Thursday 28 August 1794
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1741 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

WEDNESDAY'S POST

... the exesffive Heat in the Day, I took Advantage of the Moon-light to rejoin Lieu- ?? Knyphaufen, who had advanced to Nut Swamp near Middletown. * tjtb Light Dragoms. id Battalion Light Infantry. Htffuin Yagers, ift and ?? Brigades Britijh. Stern s and ...

Published: Friday 21 August 1778
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2967 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Friday's Mail

... Quebec, with feveral other frigates and fom c Tra n I ports, dropped down oppofite to Petit Bourg, with grenadiers and light infantry, commanded by Prince Edward, and began landing at 5 o'clock in the afternoon, at which time I joined them, and was received ...

Published: Thursday 29 May 1794
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1723 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Saturday and Sundays POSTS

... o'clock the fame night the van of the army, commanded by Lieutenant General Clin- ton,'confuting of the light dragoons and brigade ot light infantry, the referve under the command of Lord Cornwallis, excepting the 4zd regiment, which was polled to the ...

Published: Friday 18 October 1776
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3943 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Cljutftup'o pj5D&«

... Enemy fired upon our Ports. On the 15th, juft before Djy-break, t ordered Capt. M'Donell's Corps of Light Infantry, and the Provincial Light Infantry, fupported by our advanced Polls, to march tofurprife the Enemy on this Hill. Captain M'Donell palftd ...

Published: Friday 08 October 1762
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2111 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Wednesday's Post Concluded'

... Right, confift- ing of a fmall Corps of Light-Infantry, the 23d, and 33d Regiments, under the Command- of Lieu tenant-C ol. Web- fter; the Divifion of the Left, confifting of the Volunteers ■ of Ireland, Infantry of the Legion, and Part of Lieutenant- ...

Published: Friday 06 October 1780
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2802 | Page: 4 | Tags: none