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Wednesday and Thursday’s Posts

... the hostile armies. ' Gen Craufurd commands the light division here, consisting of the Doth rifle corps, 4:3 d and light infantry, the corps Brunswick Oels, two regiments of the Portuguese light infantry, or Cac and Captain Ross's troop of ...

Published: Tuesday 12 February 1811
Newspaper: Manchester Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3874 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Ilnlif:«x Lamp Lighting:. NOTICK is hereby given. flintthe Trustees Lighting the town of-Halifax, will attend ..

... Ilnlif:«x Lamp Lighting:. NOTICK is hereby given. flintthe Trustees Lighting the town of-Halifax, will attend ;t die house of Sirs. Ludlev, the White Swan Inn, j>i Halifax, on Wednesday the day September next, between the hours two and four of the (look ...

Published: Tuesday 16 August 1814
Newspaper: Manchester Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 918 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Sunday and Monday's Posts

... number, and placed himself at Majalahonda, with the Portuguese cavalry and j Captain 4 Donald's troop, and the cavalry and light infantry ol the King's German Legion at Las Royas ! about three quarters of a mile distant. The enemy's cavalry which had been ...

Published: Tuesday 08 September 1812
Newspaper: Manchester Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 3505 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

LONDON GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY

... ArLaiB.%, Dep. Adj.,Gen. I-{ , SAMES OF 9FFICERS KILLZD.. rI British elih Light Dragoons. Lteuienant the Non. G Thellusoir, ittarited to the. 16th Light ,f Dragoons-212th Light- Dragoons, Cornet Haul- :,1 ntotw~ ih~ Hlnssais, Captain Turing-4ih Foot, ...

Published: Friday 09 July 1813
Newspaper: Liverpool Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5041 | Page: 3, 6 | Tags: News 

THE London Galeae Extraordinary

... severely. Foot, Batt.—lieutenant slightly and Lieutenant severely. Chisseurs .slightly. Ist-Light Batt. King's German Legion—Captain Wm. severely, It A arm amputated. Light Batt. King's GefTnan Legiou*—Lieawnanc Lewis Behne, severely; Acliurant Ki.gcr, slightly ...

Published: Tuesday 30 November 1813
Newspaper: Manchester Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2539 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Wednesday & Thursday's Posts

... Impetuosity the light brigade, consisting the light infantry and the light infantry companies the tinny, under the command Col im-1 Thornton, that the fortified house was shortly cat tied, the enemy retiring to the higher grounds. support of ...

Published: Tuesday 04 October 1814
Newspaper: Manchester Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5601 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

Total Defeat of SOULT on the Confines of France

... your Lordship, in the passes of the mnoun- to tains. Major.General Byng's brigade of British infantry, and General 3Iorillo's division of Spanish as infantry, were on the right in the pass of Ronces T valles. Lieutenant-Generail Sir Lowry Cole was posted ...

Published: Friday 20 August 1813
Newspaper: Liverpool Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 8723 | Page: 1, 2, 3 | Tags: News 

Friday and Saturday's Posts

... six thousand infantry, and twnty guns, including six six-inch which immediately commenced firing, and continued until it was dark. The enemy's light troops advanced close walls had hazily thrown ; but from the aad steady conduct of the 51st regiment, Colonel ...

Published: Tuesday 08 December 1812
Newspaper: Manchester Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3811 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

Compendium of Weekly Intelligence, FOREIGN & DOMESTIC

... appeared on , the ground from whence he had driven the enemy, a on but the heads of the columns of French cavalry and it ter infantry were on their right on the same ridge. In ti neK this attitude' the -armies remained the whole day. hI ce, Three great corps ...

Published: Friday 03 December 1813
Newspaper: Liverpool Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4335 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: News 

PLAN OF THE BRITISH WORKS BEFORE BADAJOZ, AND OF SUCH PARTS OF THE FORTIFICATIONS AS WERE THE OBJECTS OF ATTACK ..

... and the light division, under tl Lieutenant Bernard ?? breaehesin the bastions e: of Li 'Trivlidad iand'of Santa Marih, and in the curtain by b. irhich tey -are eoamteted. 'Tie-Sth divisios' wee- fo - occupy 2*`greind which 'the 4tb and light divisionsahed ...

Published: Friday 01 May 1812
Newspaper: Liverpool Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1973 | Page: 6 | Tags: News 

Wednesday & Thursday's Posts

... to taper- ; »,-id tins r. ov, rreni ; daj took .1 ti ‘-he - ’lii.s !e*ft .11 receive, .re * t r ' .fd the (>lceg;art Lipht Infantry into *e .1 111 fio it ot ttu Centre, .he. the adox >*f mu* ene'uv, *nd support the ti oops retiring . 1 .* poitit • 1. * ...

Published: Tuesday 29 November 1814
Newspaper: Manchester Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4270 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Compendium of Weekly Intelligence, FOREIGN & DOMESTIC

... ed -Soult has been reinforced with 10, cunT,0 ed -Artattack was made on the brigadeofD~ Of Laudus, near Olot, with 3000 infantry and oo', ch and after a very obstinate action, the eni ho completely beaten ?? accousti from ?? ed are ofa very unfavourable ...

Published: Friday 19 November 1813
Newspaper: Liverpool Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2458 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: News