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... wing, marched in the rear of the infantry, ready to advance and attack Gcnerai Krav's left, a-, fooa as the latter' (viz. the infantry) fhould have eftahlilhed itfclf along' the edge ofthe plain. A fmall part oftbe infantry of this left wh-.r. advanced through ...

Published: Monday 04 July 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 4180 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

:. n A NC E

... Geneial pigeon, com- manding the advanced guard of General Maffena, finding tlie cavalry engaged, hurried on with his light infantry to fuftain them. lie palled the village, an.l tool; ?? of lhe bridge, acrofs whic.i the enemy cf ncccility were to pafs. The ...

Published: Monday 03 October 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2191 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

F R A N C E

... half brigades of iight infantry -and of the line, and the eighth regiment of light ca- valry. Brigadier GazandTiift inguiihed himielf in a particular manner. The troops evinced inconceivable ardour and courage. Our cavalry and light artiller)-, under the ...

Published: Thursday 28 July 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2374 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

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... of IVoAbach, where, wider the proteftion of the infantry, they endeavoured to rally, but the infantry of Adjutant-General Ney came up, and, without giving them time to recon- noitre, attached both infantry and cavalry, and o- bliged theni to rectofs the ...

Published: Monday 22 August 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1710 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

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... and who had not had time tv ?? Geneial Beaupais received feven fibre vuunds. Two battalion: bf tlte icth demi-brigank- 0. light iiifaiitry, placed behind the hedges, checked this Charg. by a v. ell-directed fire. °Our cavalry loon repaired the moment ...

Published: Monday 18 July 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2050 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

FRANCE

... of the 4th demi-brigade. All tlic cavalry, under General Beaumont, aflcd on the right, in crder to fnpport the light artillery and infantry. We were every where victorious, and, in all points, our fi-.ccefs exceeded our r.ioft fanguine expectations. We ...

Published: Thursday 25 August 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 3088 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

EnSgn Dougald M'DougaU to be Lieutenant, vice John M'Lean, who retires. Serjeant-Majoi Archibald M Dosigall to ..

... Commandant Henry Jo- feph Blake, from the 33d light dragoons, to be Captain of a troop. ■ Minor to be Cornet. — — — Cooke to be Cornet. 17th Ditto — Lieutenant-Colonel Commandant William ft Legcr, from the 31ft light dragoons, to be Lieutenant- Colonel, vice ...

Published: Saturday 16 April 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1346 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

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... 13th 4 ?? Dragoons, mounted, to march for Dv Centre ; apd Captain Whitbv, two Subalterns, and lixty pri- vates ofthe 17th Light Dragoons, with non-com- niifiioncd ?? in proportion, embarked the fame evening for Cayrotte's, from whence they arrived, with- ...

Published: Saturday 24 December 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 3292 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

LISBON, J„ly 27

... without the infantry under Mtmfieur Raymond, and tbe field train, it woulel be rafhnefs to advance and hazard an encounter with the Prince, who was at the head of 12,000 horfe : that it was in vain to think of pufhing the purfuit with the infantry, which could ...

Published: Monday 29 August 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 771 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

IVAR'OFFICE, July S

... IVAR'OFFICE, July S rstlv Regiment eif Light Dragoons — Cornet Richard Af- kew, from the 16.h light dragoons, to be Lieutenant, by purchafe, vice H'.pUinfon, wlio retires. 26th Ditto — John Draught to be Cvi ncr, by purchafe, vi- ce William Draught, ...

Published: Saturday 09 July 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 329 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

z ! Rerriment of Life Guards— Cornet Thomas Low to he Li, utenant, by purchale, vice Gill, promoted In the

... Regin-.eut of Fencibie Infantry. Enfign John Stewart to be Lieutenant, vice Charles Grn.-it, promoted. . Donald Kefs to be I*nOgn, vice Stewart, promoted. In the Gazette of the sth infcar.r, For North Lowland Regiment of Felleibic Infantry— Read, North Feucible ...

Published: Thursday 31 March 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 908 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

London, May 9

... aliments H.-rl- ?? ;oii,L») I L - ' . 9 Ditto (Light) . 20 lufamrT r ?? ' 9I Zlucw (Corps not numbered) 16 Wif-y; in idl 150 Regiments and lorming an effective force of i6,j00 cavairy, and ujiwards of SS,ooo infantry, wiiich, with four battalions of artillery ...

Published: Thursday 12 May 1796
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1248 | Page: 3 | Tags: none