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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

... treal light infantry' have presented their drill serjeant with a hinelsome silver watcl , on which the following inscription is engraved- Presented to Serleant-Ma. jor R. Imray, H.ih'l. S3d regiment, by the Ist company Montreal light infantry, as a mark ...

Published: Thursday 19 April 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2825 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... Isle. She proved to ba her Mlajesty's ship Malabar, 74 guns, Captain Edward Harvey, having on board the 71st Highland Light Infantry-a regi. f ment whose good conduct and marked discipline is still very warmly remembered in the province. As soon as the ...

Published: Monday 18 June 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1976 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... embarked from Chatham on the 30th inst. for India, in I y the ship Moseley.I r 51st-The head.quarters embarked on Monday at Deptford for Van Diemen's Land. Light infantry corps t are in future to be stationed there. 65tb-The whole of this regiment is ...

Published: Monday 30 July 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1736 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... some time. 50th-Twenty-six rank and file arrived at Hobart Town, Van Diewnea'e Land, on the 6th of October, in the Resolve. 51st-Captain Rollet has obtained leave of absence from tbe Ist to the 30th of April-Lieutenant and Adju- tant Carey, do. front do ...

Published: Saturday 07 April 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1638 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

LITERATURE

... the perfectiion which they w~itnesu~ed here. ?? What sunger~sI(fortifiedstou'k- tT ades or bulwarks) said they, whlen the infantry formed v their impregnable squares, sod ?? prepared to receive t cavanlry. $ Onie would say that each suneger was a solid ...

THE ARMY

... desire to remain in the country when the time of service of their respective regiments may expire. The hlnd of the 71st light infantry is to go out with Lord Darhaia in. the Hasting., 74; and it is supposed that Captain Lord' Arthur Lennox add his company ...

Published: Saturday 31 March 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2090 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... M'Gregor's regiment _ are to be attached to his confidential department in the Constabulary. ) Lientenant Pearson, 43i1 light infantry bas returned r from Canada, to he attached to the Staff of Major-Ge- neral Sir Thomas Pearson, at Armogh. Major-.Generrsl ...

Published: Saturday 21 July 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1538 | Page: 1 | Tags: News 

STATIONS OF THE BRITISH ARMY,

... nada; Coventry. 8th do.-Dublin. 9th Lancers-Leeds. l0th HussarsvHounslow. I Ith. Light Dragoons-Bengal and Canterbury. 12th Lancers-Kensington; a to Brighton. 13th Light Dragoons-Madras; Maidstone. 14th do.-Birmingliam. 15th HIssars-Glargow. 16th Lnn ...

Published: Thursday 05 July 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2258 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... first night, and at Co. a teenl du Lee took the steamer Neptune, for Cornw/all. 3 The head-quarters of the regiment, and the light cam4- panv, under Captain M~arkham, remained in the town,. 33d-The draft for this. regimnent arrived safe, after a pasarrre ...

Published: Saturday 24 February 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1423 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... Colonel of the 62d regiment, and lbro- e ther to Colonel Wetherall, late Commandant of the Spa- nish legion. The 85th light infantry, under Lieutenant-Colonel Maungell, had arrived at St Jolin's, New Brunssick, from Halifax, the 43d having moved on to ...

Published: Thursday 04 January 1838
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1508 | Page: 1 | Tags: News 

Advertisements & Notices

... of the Kinrg's Draegon Goards, no the retirement of Sir George Teesdale, Colanel Catheart paying. the difference hbtween infantry and cavalry. The gallant oflicer, although last commamrlding the 8th regi- ment of foot, commmenewl his military career in ...