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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

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

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

From the LONDON GAZETTE, Auguft 2*

... them off from the Road that leads to Am*net>ourg ; and it being impoflible Sat our Infantry to follow chem, the Hereditary Prince took with him the Regiment of Elliot's Light Dragoons, got together fome Huflars, and paffed in Purfuit of them in the Wood, ...

Published: Friday 01 August 1760
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1590 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

Fromth LONDON GAZETTE, Aug, t_

... Luckner in Perfori attacked in Front, with the Regular and Light In- fantry, the Enemy, who were in Order of Battle. The Enemy, after having ftood Luckner's Cannona- ding, and perceiving our Infantry advancing upon them in Front, retired in tolerable good ...

Published: Friday 21 August 1761
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 991 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

An. Account of the Expedition againft Martinico j attempted.in the Manner of Fingal, or the Song of Oflian

... Countrymen. The noble Rollo, aftive inthe Fight, fupported the Grenadiers. From Poft to Poft they beat the French; while the Light Infantry, anxious for Va- lour's Wreath, and ftrengthened by a brave Brigade headed by valiant Walfh, ftormed on the Left, and ...

Published: Friday 23 April 1762
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1024 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

From the LONDON GAZETTE; Sept, n

... Pea- farits and Negroes, in- Arms, who very loon abandoned them, and fled into the Wojds., The Ean of Albemarle, with the Light Infantry, and Grenadiers of the Army, palled rhe River Coxcmar, where his Lordlh p took his Quarters* that Night. The re It of ...

Published: Friday 10 September 1762
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2672 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

'Bp tee stfitjra autftatrt?, PROPOSALS for Printing by Subscription, In Weekly Numbers, at SIX-PE NC,E caeb; A ..

... clerc, Panmure, -Rufane, Colville, Gray, Stewart, and Scotch Fuiileers. Six Companies of Morgan's Light Infantry. Six Companies of Crawford's Light Infantry.' ■ Three Companies of the Train of Artillery* • The Marines of feveral Ships, under the Command ...

Published: Friday 17 April 1761
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 3255 | Page: 1, 2, 3, 4 | Tags: Classifieds 

COUNT Rr NEITS

... Morning Mor- gan's Light Infantry, and Ruffane's Regiment, were landed here ; they marched to our Parade, where they were drawn up, from whence in the Space of one Hour, they marched} for the Country to Quarters. Morgan's Light Infantry makes a fine. Appearance ...

Published: Friday 13 March 1761
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 151 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Cfjurfna^ pCftC

... hftant. MDc Caflxies having drawn his Forces together.. • by forced Marches, reached Rhynberg, apd on the 1 4th obliged our Light Troops to quit their ' Poft there. His Serene Highnefs the Hereditary Prince was there in Perfon; in order to fupport them ...

Published: Friday 24 October 1760
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1570 | Page: 4 | Tags: none