NAVAL AND MILITARY INTELLIGENCE

... late command, ing 51st Light Infantry. joined the Army in I&>s and major ho served with tho 51st Light Infantry the Afghan War 1879-80. In was promoted lieutenant-colonel, was in command of the Battalion of tho ...

Published: Wednesday 18 April 1906
Newspaper: Morning Post
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1148 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

PUBLISHERS' ANNOUNCEMENTS

... Compiled from the Correspondence of Col. SAMUEL RICE. C.B.. K.H., 51st Light Infantry, and from other sources. By Lieut.-Col. A. F. MOCKLER-FERRYM AN, Author of Annals of Sandhurst, Lads of the Light Division, &c. 10s. 6d.net. We congratulate Col. Mockler-Ferryman ...

Published: Saturday 10 May 1913
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 1358 | Page: 45 | Tags: Illustrations 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... Afghanistan, the Transvaal, and Egypt. As a regimental officer .he was long associated with the old 51st Light Infantry (now the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry), which lie joined so long ago as 1863. MAJOR RECKXTT, R.A.M.C., COMMANDING ...

Published: Wednesday 07 March 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 7211 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Illustrations  Photographs 

BATTLE HONOURS AND BADGES.OF BRITISH REGIMENTS

... 1881 the 51st had bhie facings, _ the 105 th buff. The 51st was made light infantry ' m 1809. The present 2nd Battalion was originally the East India Company's 2nd Madras European Regi- ment It became the 2nd Madras European Light ...

Published: Saturday 15 September 1900
Newspaper: Nottinghamshire Guardian
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2455 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

SERVED IN 5 CAMPAIGNS

... Lancashire, Sir Henry Earle was veteran with five campaigns to his credit. He served with the 51st Light Infantry, now the Ist Batt. the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry in the 1877 expedition against the Jowaki-Afridis. and also in the ...

Published: Thursday 20 July 1939
Newspaper: Aberdeen Press and Journal
County: Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 222 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

VETERAN’S SUDDEN DEATH

... to spend Christmas with his son, when expired in the street. The deceased was Charles Staines, 73, formerly of the 51st Light Infantry, and had lived 4>5, (lodiva Street. Mrs. Caroline K. Aldridge stated that the deceased wag her father, and had lived ...

Published: Friday 02 January 1914
Newspaper: Coventry Standard
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 216 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE LATE LIEUT.-COL LLOYD

... and lieutenant-colonel in 1896. He saw Iris first active service in 1877, when he served with the 51st Light Infantry (Ist King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry) in the Jowaki Campaign, when he received a with clasp. With the Villa' regiment ...

THE LATE LIEUT.-COL. LLOYD

... 1890, and lieutenant-colonel in 1896, He saw his first active service in 1877, when served with the 51st Light Infantry (Ist King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantiy) in the Campaign, when he received a medal with clasp. With the same regiment he took part ...

Published: Thursday 06 December 1900
Newspaper: Banbury Advertiser
County: Oxfordshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 279 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

HOME-COMING OF

... the Tattoo, and this will be the first time that the old 51st Light Infantry has visited Leeds as a battalion since 1782. Tlie first Battalion of tlic K.0.Y.L.1. is the lineal descendant of the 51st Foot, after*' wards “The 2nd Yorkshire, West Riding, Regt ...

Published: Wednesday 15 June 1938
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 399 | Page: 7 | Tags: none