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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

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

LONDON, (Saturday) June 23

... fince they left Portfmouth, (which his Indifpofition prevented him from doing as he intended.) On the 1 8th of April the Light Infantry, Part of the 76th and 80th Regiments, the Queen's Rangers, Yagers, and American Legion, embark- ed at Portfmouth, and ...

Published: Thursday 21 June 1781
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3170 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

SATURDAYS POST

... Guards, with the 80th Company of Grenadiers, mder the Command of Lieu tenant- Colonel Lake, attacked he one; and one of Light Infantry, under Major Armftrong, ttacked the other ; and both fucceeded, by forcing the Re- oubts tbat covered them, fpifasng 11 ...

Published: Thursday 20 December 1781
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5106 | Page: 1 | 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

SATURDAYS POST

... of courfe greatly out-flanked ours, I fent General Wayne Orders to retire half a Mile to where Col. Vofe and Barber's Light Infantry Battalions had ar- rived by a moft rapid Move, and where I direfted them to form. In this Pofition they remained till ...

Published: Thursday 04 October 1781
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 788 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Extracl of a Letter from DtratxN, 'Sept li

... following : Independent Light Dragoons of Ida— Thomas Fitzgerald, Major. Independent Light Dragoons and Curraghmore Rangers-^- Lord. Tyrone, Col. Waterfoird Union Independent Light Dragoons — /Edward Lee, Capt. Warerford Independent Infantry, No. I— Henry Alcock ...

Published: Thursday 20 September 1781
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 424 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

AMERICA

... with a Party of Light Infantry, gallantly attacked a Body ofthe Enemy, not lefs than 500, who had landed from their Shipping in Cumbukee River; and it is with great Regret I inform you, that before General Gift, with the Light Infantry, could poffibly ...

Published: Thursday 14 November 1782
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 350 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

T iVFO N-BbA ¥£s ~srP Q-ST

... 'of the moft brilliant Succefs. .The Attack was -.begun by the firft Line of Infantry, con- fiftin'gof the 7th Regiment^ the Infantry of the Legion, and Corps of Light Infantry annexed to it ; a Troop of Cavalry was placed on each Flank; the ift Battallion ...

Published: Friday 30 March 1781
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 841 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

MONDAY'S M)SL

... Provincial Light Infantry under Lieutenant-Colonel Watfon, and obliged to retreat, with the Lofs of 18 killed, a few taken, and many Horfes. This Action was brought on by Sumptet.s braving furround- ed Lieutenant Cooper, with a fmall Party .of Light Infantry ...

Published: Friday 11 May 1781
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1461 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

MONDAYS POST

... Wangenheim and Ma- jor Varrennius, behaved moft remarkably well. The Major fell in the Attempt. The Company of Grenadiers and Light Infantry of his Majefty's 101 ft, and the Officers of that Corps, and the Officers and Sepoys of the 20th Carnatic Batta- lion ...

Published: Thursday 08 January 1784
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2695 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

GENERAL ORDERS

... reprefent it to his Majefty. He defires alfo that the Officers of his Majefty's 101 ft Re giment> and the Grenadiers and Light Infantry of that Re- giment may know his Concern that they were not fupported, as they ought to have been, by their Battalion Men ...

Published: Thursday 08 January 1784
Newspaper: Derby Mercury
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 982 | Page: 3 | Tags: none