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VOLUNTEER CAVALRY AND INFANTRY

... inrolled himfelf as a -private in the Hungerford volunteer infantry, and did not after the i7th of Otober attend any of I the drills or mufters of the cavalry, but had at- tended the drills of the infantry. That his father who was a ?? for the hundred where ...

Published: Saturday 07 January 1804
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 896 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

Scottish Review

... esteemed 2d light infantry battalion, which advanced rapidly. The General, by accident, found himself in front of the 51st regiment, which he had served as an Ensign. addressed them in an animated tone, and commanded them to advance; when the light company ...

Published: Sunday 01 October 1809
Newspaper: The Scots Magazine
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 11732 | Page: 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45 | Tags: none

Grand Expedition to Holland

... Chief. First Division.—Light troops. Lieut.-Gen. the Earl of Roslyn. 3d Dragoon guards, three squadrons; Z2th light dragons, three squadrons; ad light dragoons; King's German legion. Major-General Lmsingen. 43d Foot, light infantry, 2d ...

Published: Tuesday 01 August 1809
Newspaper: The Scots Magazine
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 8323 | Page: 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74 | Tags: none

LONDON—JULY 19

... dra- goons,three squadrons ; 2d light dragoons King's G6crnan Legion.-Major, General Linsingen. 4Sd foot:, light infantry, 2d battalion; 52d ditto, ditto, I ditto: 95th, rifles, eight companies.-Masor-Gen. Stewart. 1st light battalion ling's German legion; ...

Published: Saturday 22 July 1809
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 3740 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: News 

WAR-OFFICE, Sept. 2

... Captain of a troop, by purchase, vice Jonston, who re- tires. Cornet John Phibbs to be Lieutenant, vice lia- milton. 10th Light Dragoonts-Sub.Lieutenant Hon. Francis Charles Stanhope; from the Ist regiment of life guards, to be Lieutenant, vice Chamnbers ...

Published: Monday 08 September 1806
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1197 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

LONDON—OCT. 3

... Commander in Chief in that country. Sir John Moore proceeds to Spain with an ar- my, which is to be increased to 30,000 infantry, and 5 or 6000 cavalry, having under him Lieute- ?? Hope, Fraser, Lord Paget, and Sir Arthur Wellesley. The latter, however ...

Published: Thursday 06 October 1808
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1699 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE

... Messina, '30 miles each way, coilsists of the following-,.,T' , ?? A party of royal artieir, 20th light dragoos,- Grenadier attalioh;. : Ift light infantry battalion, 2d ditto,Aditto, 10th reginent of f6Ot, : 2l1t ditto, ' 7th ditto, It and 2d battalidtls ...

Published: Monday 13 November 1809
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 895 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

THE GRAND EXPEDITION

... THE EGRAND EXPEDITION. ai f'he second regiment of light dragoons of the Ge rnan Legion embarked at Ramsgate on Thurs- and Friday l ast, together with the seventh bth of infantry of the same corps; they sail- 91 to the Downs, to wait till they are joined ...

Published: Saturday 20 June 1807
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 800 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

LONDON GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY,

... feel much indebted for his exertions in this service, and the prompt and able manner in which he bad executed my orders. The light troops under Brigadier-General Baront Rotten- burgh have been admirably conducted s and with| the officers commanding the several ...

Published: Saturday 12 August 1809
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 4832 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

WAR-OFFICE, Dec. 12

... Daines 27th Ditto-vLieut. Thomas Moore, from the Mealh' militia, to be Ensign. , - kks D oito-Lieut. Jrohn bhrntonf fi the 51st foot to pe Captain, of a coniany by pbrchase; vice Leckey rho retires. William Irwin to be Endin, by parchase vice Clarke, ...

Published: Monday 21 December 1807
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 941 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

LONDON—FEB. 16

... that 'Davoust's account of the battle an the 26thb of December differs considerably from the stateA' mnfts in the 47th and 51st bulletins. EXTRACT-OF PRIVATE LETTERS. ALTONA; Jan. 27.-The iton hand or GahLc~ despotism continues to bear so heavy on the ...

Published: Thursday 19 February 1807
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2787 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: News