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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

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... 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

... deserter from that corps. 51st-Arrived at Gravesend, on 14th, ship Pestonjee Bomon- jee from Van Diemen's Land. baring detachments of invalids belonging to 51st light infantry and 96th foot. Pas-engers- Paymaster Gibbs, 51st, Lieutenant ...

Published: Thursday 23 July 1846
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2276 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... Newport to Ireland. The let battalion rifle brigade have taken possession of Hor- field Barraclks, near Bristol. The 51st light infantry are stationed at Bangalore. British America has consigned more officers of our army to the grave this present suirmmer ...

Published: Monday 06 September 1847
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2348 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

THE ARMY

... ?? Parker. 53d ?? Wood, 62d regiment-and Ensign Kippen, 98th rcgiment, There are two officers attached to the 51st King's own light infantry ordered to embark with these corps-their names are not yet placed in the general orders. ...

Published: Thursday 30 July 1846
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 994 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

IMPERIAL PARLIAMENT

... received decoration., he was in the performance hi. duties on the staff. Sir Benjamin D'Lrban was Colonel the 51st King's own light infantry, had been Colonel of the royal staff corps, and administered, consecutively, the Government, of Antigna. British ...

Published: Thursday 14 June 1849
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 6979 | Page: 1 | Tags: News 

GRENADIERS, LIGHT INFANTRY, AND RIFLES

... through fatigue, titan from the battalion corn- panieg, and some of the light infantry. The grena. diess of the 9th regiment beat all the other compa- nies, as well as the light infantry of thet regiment, in nmarching during that retreat; and the grenadiers ...

Published: Saturday 25 June 1842
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1679 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

To b« Majors the Army—Captain J. Trition, light dragoons—Captain J. R. B. Hale. 3

... native infantry Major L. 8. Bird. 24th Bengal native infantry Major W. Alexander, sth Bengal light cavalry—Major W. H. Wake, 44th Bengal native infantry —Major D. Uirrell, Ist Bengal European regiment—Major H. R. Osborn, 64th Bengal nctive ...

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... twenty-two regiments of infantry . In addition _there _arc four _depot troop stations of _cavalry , and _fifty-three depot companies of _infantry . In Scotland alono tticre is but _one _regiment of cavalry and two of _infantry . It _. is _supposed tliat ...

Published: Wednesday 26 July 1848
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1632 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

LATEST NEWS

... the Army, in the East Indies -Majors H. C. Barnard. 51st Bengal native iufantry-J. G. Drrummond, 6th Bengal native infantry-H. Dick, 51st Ben- gal native infantry-O. Phillipps, 56th Bengal native infantry -W. H. Earle, 39th Bengal native ...

Published: Thursday 02 May 1844
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1870 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

WATERLOO REGIMENTS AND OFFICERS

... Major Lieutenant-Co- lonel Joseph R. Rotton, were present; 12th lancers, 13th light dragoons, 15th hussars, 16th lancers, and the royal regiment of artillery. The infantry was composed of the grenadier gnards, Cold. stream guards, Scots fusilier guards ...

Published: Monday 01 July 1844
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1658 | Page: 4 | Tags: News