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The London Gazette Extraordinary

... 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
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... Left of the Center u tWO ® Jttal ' °* Light Infantry, with the Heflian and Anfpach Chafleurs, fupported by the 4th Brigade—The 3d Brigade formed the Referve. Lord Cornwallis having formed the Line, the Light Infantry and Chaffeurs began the Attack \ the ...

Published: Thursday 04 December 1777
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
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Tuesday & Wednesday's Posts

... Lofs of their Artillery, by Light-Infantry under Sir James Barid, when icattered Troops the Carolina and Georgia Brigades run acrof« the Plain in his Front. This Officer, with his ufua' Gallantry, dafhed the Light- Infantry on their Flank, and terminated ...

Published: Monday 01 March 1779
Newspaper: Northampton Mercury
County: Northamptonshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3942 | Page: 1 | 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

Tuesday &c Wednesday's Posts

... Stone Walls and Woods, fome Companies of Light Infantry, and a Part of the ChaiTeurs, were detached to diflodge them, which they did effectually; Lieut.- Col. Mufgrave commanding the Battalion of Light-Infantry, and Capt. Evelyn of the 4th Regiment, were ...

Published: Monday 06 January 1777
Newspaper: Northampton Mercury
County: Northamptonshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3628 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

From th-.' LONDON GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY, published December 31

... Front behind Stone Walla and Woods, lome Companies of Infantry, and a Part the ChaUeurs, were detached to diflodge them, which they did erfe.-ually, Lieut. Col. commanding the B'ttaJion Light Infantry, and Capt. Evelyn the 4th Regiment, were both wounded ...

Published: Thursday 09 January 1777
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
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Thursday Night's Post

... Savannah river, within the light-houfe Tybee; on th« 27th the rtft of the fleet joined him. During the time occupied in bringing the laft divifion of the Act over the bar, I formed from tne Provincial battalions two corps of light infantry; the one to be attached ...

Published: Thursday 04 March 1779
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
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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

Tuesday & Wednesday's Posts

... with a rocky Bottom and Current, made no Impreflion on their cool and determined Valour, nor checked their Paflage. The Light-Infantry, landing firit, immediately formed, and, in few Minutei, killed or difperfed every Thing that appeared before them, the ...

Published: Monday 11 June 1781
Newspaper: Northampton Mercury
County: Northamptonshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5857 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none