THE ARMY

... at the same time, we express- t ed ourintention of this week being a little more comn- municative as regarded the 51st light infantry. It is, therefore, with much pleasure and some little pride, we C are enabled to announce, that the destinations of ...

Published: Thursday 18 May 1837
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1733 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

D E A T H S

... Foreign Service.—The 46th and 93d go to Gibraltar; the 12th to the Mauritius, to relieve the 29th, ordered home; 51st light infantry New South Wales; 77th regiment to Malta; 68th from Gibraltar to Jamaica, to relieve the 84th, oidered home; 70th to ...

Published: Thursday 25 May 1837
Newspaper: Perthshire Courier
County: Perthshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 5489 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

THE ARMY

... Bart. K.C.B. has been selected to succeed the late Lieatenant-General Sir Benjamin D'UrbaD, G.C.B. colonel of the 51st light infantry. This gallant officer highly distinguished himself upon several occasions in the Peninsular war, and was twice wounded ...

Published: Monday 02 July 1849
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 519 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

THE ARMY

... ship, bound to Van Diemen's Land. Major Elliott, K.H., Lieutenant Baker, two ser- jeants, and 27 rank and file of the 51st light infantry, arrived in Dublin, on Friday, from Gravesend, and re- embarked on Saturday as a guard over convicts, on board the Neptune ...

Published: Monday 28 August 1837
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 326 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

LONDON NEWS CONTINUED

... The reg-iments of the line at present at Ports. mouth, are the 7th, or Royal Fasileers, at Forehouse barracks ; the 51st, light infantry, at Colewvort and P Portsea barracks ; the 2d battalion 53d, at Hisiea- the 9d, or Qeeen's, at Gosport Barracks; the ...

Published: Saturday 13 August 1814
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 511 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... 20th, Colonel Ross. Inniskilling. 36th, Hon. Lieutenant-Colonel Cochrane. SSth, Hon. Lieutenant-Colonel Grenville. 51st, Light Infantry, Lieutenant-Colonel Main* waring. Ditto (2d Battalion), Major Gibbs, 76th or Hindostan Regiment, Colonel Wardlaw. 85th ...

Published: Thursday 14 February 1811
Newspaper: Perthshire Courier
County: Perthshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 738 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

ARMY AND NAVY

... 57th— It notified to this regiment, the Coinmanderin-Chief in India, that they are to return England, on arrival the 51st light infantry from New South Wales. 65th—A mortality inost fatal has broken out among the soldiers of this regiment in Castlebar, ...

Published: Wednesday 26 February 1845
Newspaper: Aberdeen Press and Journal
County: Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 653 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

ENCOUNTER WITH PIRATES

... and niece to Sir Arthur Piggott. At Hobart Town, Van Dietnen't Land, on the loth 3JIy Enstln Capir. F'AqZT, of the 51st light infantry, and second son Of the Right Hon. Sir Arthur Paget. At Calcutta, on the 33th July, HiReas'rTwtve of Thomas CouttsTrotter ...

Published: Thursday 22 November 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1112 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... the 83d regi- ment, for mutinous conduct and disobedience. The 85th light infantry, in Limerick garrison, marches in a few days to Galway, and will hb.replaced by the 51st light infantry, daily cxpected in Cork, from Corfu.- The 3uth, at ...

Published: Thursday 15 May 1834
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1546 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: News 

ARin & ,\A\ V

... proceed to Lauoosston, to replace the 9Ctli Regiment, which are to occupy Hobart Town Barracks, on the embarkation of the 51st Light Infantry for India. The first battalion of the 23d Royal Welch Fusiliera will proceed from Antigua to Halifax, Nova Scotia, to ...

THE ARMY

... in the Moira transport. Tuesday the left wing of the h2d light infantry em- barked in the Pariticlia transport at Cork for Gibraltar, and eaileil next day Tihc depot of the b52d light infantry at the 'Pigeon House, Dublin, has got orders to proceed to ...

Published: Monday 16 May 1836
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1331 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... te 23d Fusileers-The move of the 93d will very likely L canse a change in the quarters-of this regiment also. The 51st light infantry have all arrived in Dublin, and 80 taken their turi, of garrison duties. qt 6tth Ridles-The first division of this regiment ...

Published: Saturday 31 October 1835
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1437 | Page: 1 | Tags: News